[USN-2004-1] python-glanceclient vulnerability

Jamie Strandboge jamie at canonical.com
Wed Oct 23 20:45:56 UTC 2013

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2004-1
October 23, 2013

python-glanceclient vulnerability

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 13.04


python-glanceclient could be made to expose sensitive information over the

Software Description:
- python-glanceclient: Client library for Openstack glance server.


Thomas Leaman discovered that the Python client library for Glance did not
properly verify SSL certificates. A remote attacker could exploit this to
perform a man in the middle attack.

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 13.04:
  python-glanceclient             1:0.9.0-0ubuntu1.2

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.


Package Information:

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