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CVE-2013-4497

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2012-10-30
Bugzilla:
1026171: CVE-2013-4497 openstack-nova: XenAPI security groups not kept through migrate or resize

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The XenAPI backend in OpenStack Compute (Nova) Folsom, Grizzly, and Havana before 2013.2 does not properly apply security groups (1) when resizing an image or (2) during live migration, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended restrictions.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4497 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 3.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0 (openstack-nova) RHSA-2014:0366 2014-04-03

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0 openstack-nova Affected

External References

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