100240 : OpenStack Ceilometer Log File DB2 / MongoDB Password Plaintext Local Disclosure
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2013-10-25
Days of Exposure
26 days

Description

OpenStack Ceilometer contains a flaw that is due to the program failing to properly set permissions for log files. This may allow a local attacker to gain access to DB2 or MongoDB password information stored in plaintext.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Attack Type: Cryptographic
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Authentication Required

Solution

OSVDB is not currently aware of a solution for this vulnerability.

Products

OpenStack, LLC.
Ceilometer
Unspecified

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 1.9
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2013-11-25 | Disagree? | There are 1 more: View All

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0

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