Bug 1383124 (CVE-2016-7071) - CVE-2016-7071 CFME: bypass authorization by altering VM ID
Summary: CVE-2016-7071 CFME: bypass authorization by altering VM ID
Alias: CVE-2016-7071
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1385188 1397500
Blocks: 1383121
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-10-10 01:55 UTC by Jeremy Choi
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:57 UTC (History)
16 users (show)

Fixed In Version: cfme, cfme
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Doc Text:
It was found that the CloudForms did not properly apply permissions controls to VM IDs passed by users. A remote, authenticated attacker could use this flaw to execute arbitrary VMs on systems managed by CloudForms if they know the ID of the VM.
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Last Closed: 2016-10-20 15:49:52 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2016:2091 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: CFME security, and bug fix update 2016-10-20 18:14:22 UTC

Description Jeremy Choi 2016-10-10 01:55:19 UTC
Felix Dewaleyne reported in https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1382756:

Description of problem:
requests made from the web_ui  can allow a user not having any permission on a vm to run any action on it

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2016-10-20 14:14:39 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  CloudForms Management Engine 5.6

Via RHSA-2016:2091 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2091.html

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