Bug 902629 - (CVE-2013-0208) CVE-2013-0208 openstack-nova: Boot from volume allows access to random volumes
CVE-2013-0208 openstack-nova: Boot from volume allows access to random volumes
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 903034 903035
Blocks: 902643
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Reported: 2013-01-22 01:17 EST by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2016-04-26 14:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-04-23 08:54:59 EDT
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
essex-CVE-2013-0208-1069904.patch (2.14 KB, patch)
2013-01-22 01:51 EST, Kurt Seifried
no flags Details | Diff
folsom-CVE-2013-0208-1069904.patch (3.08 KB, patch)
2013-01-22 01:52 EST, Kurt Seifried
no flags Details | Diff
essex-CVE-2013-0208-1069904-v2.patch (2.57 KB, patch)
2013-01-25 00:10 EST, Kurt Seifried
no flags Details | Diff
folsom-CVE-2013-0208-1069904-v2.patch (3.95 KB, patch)
2013-01-25 00:11 EST, Kurt Seifried
no flags Details | Diff

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Description Kurt Seifried 2013-01-22 01:17:22 EST
Russel Bryant rbryant@redhat.com reports on behalf of the OpenStack Project:

Title: Boot from volume allows access to random volumes
Reporter: Phil Day (HP)
Products: Nova
Affects: Essex, Folsom

Phil Day from HP reported a vulnerability in volume attachment in
nova-volume, affecting the boot-from-volume feature. By passing a
specific volume ID, an authenticated user may be able to boot from a
volume he doesn't own, potentially resulting in full access to that
3rd-party volume contents. Folsom setups making use of Cinder are not

Proposed patches:
See attached patches for the Folsom and Essex series. Unless a flaw is
discovered in them, these proposed patches will be merged to Nova
stable/folsom and stable/essex branches on the public disclosure date.
Comment 1 Kurt Seifried 2013-01-22 01:51:55 EST
Created attachment 684893 [details]
Comment 2 Kurt Seifried 2013-01-22 01:52:45 EST
Created attachment 684894 [details]
Comment 7 Kurt Seifried 2013-01-25 00:10:59 EST
Created attachment 687206 [details]
Comment 8 Kurt Seifried 2013-01-25 00:11:16 EST
Created attachment 687207 [details]
Comment 9 Kurt Seifried 2013-01-25 00:14:15 EST
Updated patches have been released, the old ones are incorrect and should not be used, I have marked them as obsolete.
Comment 10 Murray McAllister 2013-01-28 23:54:24 EST

Red Hat would like to thank the OpenStack project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Phil Day as the original reporter.
Comment 11 Kurt Seifried 2013-01-29 13:22:53 EST
This is now public: https://bugs.launchpad.net/nova/+bug/1069904
Comment 12 Pádraig Brady 2013-01-30 05:48:52 EST
Are there Fedora tracking bugs for this
(Fedora 17 for essex, and Fedora 18/EPEL6 for Folsom)
Comment 13 errata-xmlrpc 2013-01-30 16:07:55 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  OpenStack Folsom for RHEL 6

Via RHSA-2013:0208 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0208.html

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