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Ubuntu alert USN-2208-1 (cinder)

From:  Jamie Strandboge <>
Subject:  [USN-2208-1] OpenStack Cinder vulnerability
Date:  Tue, 06 May 2014 17:13:44 -0500
Message-ID:  <>

========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2208-1 May 06, 2014 cinder vulnerability ========================================================================== A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 12.10 Summary: OpenStack Cinder could be made to expose sensitive information over the network. Software Description: - cinder: OpenStack storage service 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-cinder 2012.2.4-0ubuntu1.1 In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes. References: CVE-2013-6491 Package Information: -- ubuntu-security-announce mailing list Modify settings or unsubscribe at:

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