Public Date:
952858: CVE-2013-2296 eucalyptus: Missing Authorization Vulnerability in Walrus

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Walrus in Eucalyptus before 3.2.2 does not verify authorization for the GetBucketLoggingStatus, SetBucketLoggingStatus, and SetBucketVersioningStatus bucket operations, which allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended restrictions on (1) modifying the logging setting, (2) modifying the versioning setting, or (3) accessing activity logs via a request.

Find out more about CVE-2013-2296 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


Not affected. This flaw does not affect the jclouds Eucalyptus API as shipped with JBoss Fuse 6.0.0 and Fuse ESB Enterprise 7.1.0.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

Base Score 4.9
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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