USN-1326-1: Nova vulnerability
11 January 2012
Nova would allow unintended access to resources over the network.
- nova - OpenStack Compute cloud infrastructure
Nachi Ueno, Rohit Karajgi, and Venkatesan Ravikumar discovered that when
Nova is configured to use the OpenStack API, it would not correctly enforce
access controls on certain incoming requests. A remote authenticated
attacker could exploit this to change resources of arbitrary tenants.