[USN-2193-1] OpenStack Glance vulnerability
jamie at canonical.com
Mon May 5 20:27:47 UTC 2014
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2193-1
May 05, 2014
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 13.10
OpenStack Glance could be made to run programs as the glance user if it
processed a specially crafted request.
- glance: OpenStack Image Registry and Delivery Service
Paul McMillan discovered that the Sheepdog backend in OpenStack Glance did
not properly handle untrusted input. A remote authenticated attacker
exploit this to execute arbitrary commands as the glance user.
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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