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CVE-2013-0208 Detail

Description

The boot-from-volume feature in OpenStack Compute (Nova) Folsom and Essex, when using nova-volumes, allows remote authenticated users to boot from other users' volumes via a volume id in the block_device_mapping parameter.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/13/2013

Evaluator Description

Per http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1709-1/ A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: Ubuntu 12.10 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Ubuntu 11.10

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0208.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/01/29/9
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/57613
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1709-1
https://bugs.launchpad.net/nova/+bug/1069904
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=902629
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/81697
https://github.com/openstack/nova/commit/243d516cea9d3caa5a8267b12d2f577dcb24193b
https://github.com/openstack/nova/commit/317cc0af385536dee43ef2addad50a91357fc1ad

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:openstack:essex:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:openstack:folsom:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:11.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:-:lts:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-0208
NVD Published Date:
02/13/2013
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017