Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2011 14:27:56 -0600 From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: Jamie Strandboge <jamie@...onical.com>, thierry@...nstack.org, security <security@...ntu.com> Subject: Re: CVE request: nova On 10/25/2011 11:11 AM, Jamie Strandboge wrote: > A flaw was discovered in OpenStack nova which allows someone with > access to an EC2_ACCESS_KEY (equivalent to a username) to obtain the > EC2_SECRET_KEY (equivalent to a password). While the EC2_ACCESS_KEY is > typically not public, if the user exposes it via http or tools that > allow MITM over https, then an attacker could obtain the EC2_SECRET_KEY > easily. An attacker could also presumably brute force values for > EC2_ACCESS_KEY. > > Fix: > https://review.openstack.org/#change,794 > > https://launchpad.net/bugs/868360 > Please use CVE-2011-4076 for this issue -- -Kurt Seifried / Red Hat Security Response Team
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