CVE-2013-6491

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2013-03-22
Bugzilla:
1059504: CVE-2013-6491 Openstack nova: qpid SSL configuration

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The python-qpid client (common/rpc/impl_qpid.py) in OpenStack Oslo before 2013.2 does not enforce SSL connections when qpid_protocol is set to ssl, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by sniffing the network.

Find out more about CVE-2013-6491 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0 RHBA-2014:0363 2014-04-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0 (openstack-nova) RHSA-2014:0112 2014-01-30

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0 openstack-nova Not affected

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