[USN-2208-2] OpenStack Quantum vulnerability


========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2208-2 May 06, 2014 quantum vulnerability ========================================================================== A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 12.10 Summary: OpenStack Quantum could be made to expose sensitive information over the network. Software Description: - quantum: OpenStack Virtual Network Service Details: USN-2208-1 fixed vulnerabilities in OpenStack Cinder. This update provides the corresponding updates for OpenStack Quantum. Original advisory details: JuanFra Rodriguez Cardoso discovered that OpenStack Cinder did not enforce SSL connections when Nova was configured to use QPid and qpid_protocol is set to 'ssl'. If a remote attacker were able to perform a man-in-the-middle attack, this flaw could be exploited to view sensitive information. Ubuntu does not use QPid with Nova by default. Update instructions: The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 12.10: python-quantum 2012.2.4-0ubuntu1.1 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes. References: http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-2208-2 http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-2208-1 CVE-2013-6491 Package Information: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/quantum/2012.2.4-0ubuntu1.1 -- ubuntu-security-announce mailing list ubuntu-security-announce@lists.ubuntu.com Modify settings or unsubscribe at: https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-security-announce