RHSA-2016:2091 - Security Advisory
Important: CFME 188.8.131.52 security, and bug fix update
Security Advisory: Important
An update for cfme is now available for Red Hat CloudForms 4.1.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability
from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine delivers the insight, control, and
automation needed to address the challenges of managing virtual
environments. CloudForms Management Engine is built on Ruby on Rails, a
model-view-controller (MVC) framework for web application development.
Action Pack implements the controller and the view components.
- CloudForms did not properly apply permissions controls to
VM IDs passed by users. A remote, authenticated attacker could
use this flaw to execute arbitrary VMs on systems managed by
CloudForms if they know the ID of the VM. (CVE-2016-7071)
This update also fixes several bugs. Documentation for these changes
is available in the Release Notes linked to in the References section.
All CFME users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
correct these issues and add these enhancements.
For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes described
in this advisory, refer to:
- Red Hat CloudForms 4.1 x86_64
- BZ - 1385887 - Ordering catalog item is not working after an update to 184.108.40.206
- BZ - 1385898 - [regression] cannot set default values in service dialogue
Red Hat CloudForms 4.1