Public Date:
906192: CVE-2012-6118 Aeolus Conductor: Unprivileged user can change their own Maximum Running Instances quota

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Administer tab in Aeolus Conductor allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended quota restrictions by updating the Maximum Running Instances quota user setting.

Find out more about CVE-2012-6118 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

Base Score 5.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
CloudForms Cloud Engine for RHEL 6 Server RHSA-2013:0545 2013-02-21


This issue was discovered by Tomas Sedovic of Red Hat.