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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Low: python-django-horizon security update
30 May 2014
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Publisher: Red Hat
Operating System: UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2014-0157
Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on
platforms other than Red Hat. It is recommended that administrators
running python-django-horizon check for an updated version of the
software for their operating system.
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Low: python-django-horizon security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2014:0581-01
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform
Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0581.html
Issue date: 2014-05-29
CVE Names: CVE-2014-0157
Updated python-django-horizon packages that fix one security issue are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0.
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Low
security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in
the References section.
2. Relevant releases/architectures:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0 - noarch
OpenStack Dashboard (horizon) provides administrators and users a graphical
interface to access, provision and automate cloud-based resources.
The dashboard allows cloud administrators to get an overall view of the
size and state of the cloud and it provides end-users a self-service portal
to provision their own resources within the limits set by administrators.
A flaw was discovered in OpenStack Dashboard that could allow a remote
attacker to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks if they were able to
trick a horizon user into using a malicious heat template. Note that only
setups exposing the orchestration dashboard in OpenStack Dashboard were
Red Hat would like to thank the OpenStack project for reporting this issue.
Upstream acknowledges Cristian Fiorentino from Intel as the original
All python-django-horizon users are advised to upgrade to these updated
packages, which correct this issue.
Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.
This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
1082858 - CVE-2014-0157 OpenStack: XSS in Horizon orchestration dashboard when using a malicious template
6. Package List:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0:
These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
The Red Hat security contact is <email@example.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
Copyright 2014 Red Hat, Inc.
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