CVE-2012-5518

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2012-10-04
Bugzilla:
875367: CVE-2012-5518 vdsm: certificate generation upon node creation

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

** RESERVED ** This candidate has been reserved by an organization or individual that will use it when announcing a new security problem. When the candidate has been publicized, the details for this candidate will be provided.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5518 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of vdsm22 package as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. This issue did not affect the versions of vdsm package as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. This issue did not affect the hypervisor disk images as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Hypervisor 5 and 6.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 vdsm22 Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 vdsm Not affected

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Dan Kenigsberg of Red Hat.