USN-2193-1: OpenStack Glance vulnerability
5 May 2014
OpenStack Glance could be made to run programs as the glance user if it processed a specially crafted request.
- glance - OpenStack Image Registry and Delivery Service
Paul McMillan discovered that the Sheepdog backend in OpenStack Glance did
not properly handle untrusted input. A remote authenticated attacker
exploit this to execute arbitrary commands as the glance user.