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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-5616

Original release date: 01/22/2013
Last revised: 04/01/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Apache CloudStack 4.0.0-incubating and Citrix CloudPlatform (formerly Citrix CloudStack) before 3.0.6 stores sensitive information in the log4j.conf log file, which allows local users to obtain (1) the SSH private key as recorded by the createSSHKeyPair API, (2) the password of an added host as recorded by the AddHost API, or the password of an added VM as recorded by the (3) DeployVM or (4) ResetPasswordForVM API.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 1.5 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 2.7
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1027978
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 89147
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX136163
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 89146
External Source: MLIST
Name: [incubator-cloudstack-users] 20130110 CVE-2012-5616: Apache CloudStack information disclosure vulnerability
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 51821
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 51827
External Source: BID
Name: 57259
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20130110 CVE-2012-5616: Apache CloudStack information disclosure vulnerability

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