Bug 913377 (CVE-2013-0326) - CVE-2013-0326 OpenStack nova: _base images permissions should not be world readable
Summary: CVE-2013-0326 OpenStack nova: _base images permissions should not be world re...
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2013-0326
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 893100 961135 972912 980590 980591
Blocks: 913379 1119617
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-02-21 06:01 UTC by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2022-09-14 14:23 UTC (History)
15 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2014-10-07 05:51:40 UTC
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Description Kurt Seifried 2013-02-21 06:01:19 UTC
Nir Magnezi of Red Hat reports:

Description of problem:
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nova _base images permissions shouldn are world readable.
I'd expect more strict

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

How reproducible:
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100%

Steps to Reproduce:
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1. Run few instances and check the files created at /var/lib/nova/instances/_base
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3.
  
Actual results:
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nova _base images permissions are world readable.

-rw-r--r--. 1 nova nova 241M Dec 31 12:16 f7e6702d38be6ef3a5a66812d56615252a7f1e04.part
-rw-r--r--. 1 qemu qemu 9.8G Dec 31 12:17 f7e6702d38be6ef3a5a66812d56615252a7f1e04
-rw-r--r--. 1 qemu qemu  20G Dec 31 12:30 f7e6702d38be6ef3a5a66812d56615252a7f1e04_20
-rw-r--r--. 1 qemu qemu  40G Dec 31 12:37 f7e6702d38be6ef3a5a66812d56615252a7f1e04_40
-rw-r--r--. 1 nova nova  20G Dec 31 15:56 ephemeral_0_20_None
-rw-r--r--. 1 qemu qemu  20G Dec 31 15:57 ephemeral_0_20_None_20
-rw-r--r--. 1 qemu qemu 160G Jan  1 11:28 f7e6702d38be6ef3a5a66812d56615252a7f1e04_160
-rw-r--r--. 1 nova nova 241M Jan  3 12:40 b7b22e1d8a012c9b53c28777f6669459e5524557.part
-rw-r--r--. 1 nova nova 9.8G Jan  3 12:40 b7b22e1d8a012c9b53c28777f6669459e5524557
-rw-r--r--. 1 nova nova    0 Jan  3 12:40 b7b22e1d8a012c9b53c28777f6669459e5524557_20
-rw-r--r--. 1 nova nova 241M Jan  6 15:52 af7ca6734c34f038c8f65cd9c61cbcbb08bc6644.part
-rw-r--r--. 1 nova nova 9.8G Jan  6 15:52 af7ca6734c34f038c8f65cd9c61cbcbb08bc6644
-rw-r--r--. 1 qemu qemu  20G Jan  6 15:53 af7ca6734c34f038c8f65cd9c61cbcbb08bc6644_20

Expected results:
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nova _base images should be more strict

Comment 4 Kurt Seifried 2013-10-09 05:45:10 UTC
The risks associated with fixing this bug in OpenStack 3.0 are greater than its security impact as it would require default behavior to be changed. A future release of OpenStack may address this issue.


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