[USN-1731-1] OpenStack Cinder vulnerability
jamie at canonical.com
Thu Feb 21 02:41:40 UTC 2013
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1731-1
February 21, 2013
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 12.10
Cinder could be made to crash if it received specially crafted input.
- cinder: Cinder storage service - api server
Stuart Stent discovered that Cinder would allow XML entity processing. A
remote unauthenticated attacker could exploit this using the Cinder API to
cause a denial of service via resource exhaustion. (CVE-2013-1664)
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
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