Upstream information

CVE-2013-4278 at MITRE

Description

The "create an instance" API in OpenStack Compute (Nova) Folsom, Grizzly, and Havana does not properly enforce the os-flavor-access:is_public property, which allows remote authenticated users to boot arbitrary flavors by guessing the flavor id. NOTE: this issue is due to an incomplete fix for CVE-2013-2256.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 3.5
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 833739 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 836358 [CLOSED / DUPLICATE], 837018 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Cloud 1.0
  • openstack-nova >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • openstack-nova-api >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • openstack-nova-cert >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • openstack-nova-compute >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • openstack-nova-network >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • openstack-nova-objectstore >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • openstack-nova-scheduler >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • openstack-nova-vncproxy >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • openstack-nova-volume >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
  • python-nova >= 2012.1+git.1364234478.e52e691-0.9.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8350


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Cloud 11.3 openstack-nova Affected
SUSE Cloud 2.0 openstack-nova Affected