Date: Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:11:13 +0000 From: Jeremy Stanley <jeremy@...nstack.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: CVE request for vulnerability in OpenStack Nova A vulnerability was discovered in OpenStack (see below). In order to ensure full traceability, we need a CVE number assigned that we can attach to further notifications. This issue is already public, although an advisory was not sent yet. Title: Nova VMware driver may connect VNC to another tenant's console Reporter: Marcio Roberto Starke Products: Nova Versions: up to 2014.1.3 Description: Marcio Roberto Starke reported a vulnerability in the Nova VMware driver. A race condition in its VNC port allocation may cause it to connect the wrong console if instances are created concurrently. By repeatedly spawning new instances, an authenticated user may be able to gain unauthorized console access to instances belonging to other tenants. Only Nova setups using the VMware driver and the VNC proxy service are affected. References: https://launchpad.net/bugs/1357372 Thanks in advance, -- Jeremy Stanley OpenStack Vulnerability Management Team [ CONTENT OF TYPE application/pgp-signature SKIPPED ]
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