Bug 996166 (CVE-2013-4236) - CVE-2013-4236 vdsm: incomplete fix for CVE-2013-0167 issue
Summary: CVE-2013-4236 vdsm: incomplete fix for CVE-2013-0167 issue
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2013-4236
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 983402 984940
Blocks: 996167 996212
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-08-12 14:39 UTC by Petr Matousek
Modified: 2019-06-08 19:41 UTC (History)
15 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2013-08-24 13:40:14 UTC


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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:1155 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: rhev 3.2.2 - vdsm security and bug fix update 2013-08-21 21:07:13 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:1181 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: rhev-hypervisor6 security and bug fix update 2013-08-27 22:53:35 UTC

Description Petr Matousek 2013-08-12 14:39:44 UTC
It was found that fix for CVE-2013-0167 was not complete. A privileged
guest user could still potentially make the host the guest is running on
unavailable to the management server by making guest agent return data
with invalid XML characters.

Upstream fix:
http://gerrit.ovirt.org/gitweb?p=vdsm.git;a=commit;h=5fe1615b7949999fc9abd896bde63bf24f8431d6

Acknowledgements:

This issue was found by David Gibson of Red Hat.

Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2013-08-13 16:18:44 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  RHEV Manager version 3.2

Via RHSA-2013:1155 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1155.html

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2013-08-27 18:54:35 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  RHEV-H and Agents for RHEL-6

Via RHSA-2013:1181 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1181.html


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