Public Date:
902964: CVE-2013-0212 openstack-glance: Backend password leak in Glance error message

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

store/ in OpenStack Glance Essex (2012.1), Folsom (2012.2) before 2012.2.3, and Grizzly, when in Swift single tenant mode, logs the Swift endpoint's user name and password in cleartext when the endpoint is misconfigured or unusable, allows remote authenticated users to obtain sensitive information by reading the error messages.

Find out more about CVE-2013-0212 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 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
OpenStack Folsom (openstack-glance) RHSA-2013:0209 2013-01-30


This issue was discovered by Dan Prince of Red Hat.