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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

          Moderate: CFME 5.4.4 bug fixes, and enhancement update
                             17 December 2015


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           CFME
Publisher:         Red Hat
Operating System:  Red Hat
Impact/Access:     Increased Privileges -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2015-7502  

Reference:         ESB-2015.3078

Original Bulletin: 

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                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Moderate: CFME 5.4.4 bug fixes, and enhancement update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2015:2620-01
Product:           Red Hat CloudForms
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2620.html
Issue date:        2015-12-16
Cross references:  RHBA-2014:19011
CVE Names:         CVE-2015-7502 

1. Summary:

Updated cfme packages that fix a security issue, several bugs, 
and add various enhancements are now available for Red Hat 
CloudForms 3.2.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Moderate 
Security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base 
scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each 
vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

CloudForms Management Engine 5.4 - x86_64

3. Description:

Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine delivers the insight, control, 
and automation needed to address the challenges of managing virtual 
environments. CloudForms Management Engine is built on Ruby on Rails, 
a model-view-controller (MVC) framework for web application 
development. Action Pack implements the controller and the view 

A privilege escalation flaw was discovered in CloudForms, where in 
certain situations, CloudForms could read encrypted data from the 
database and then write decrypted data back into the database. If the 
database was then exported or log files generated, a local attacker 
might be able to gain access to sensitive information. (CVE-2015-7502)

This update also fixes several bugs. Documentation for these changes 
is available in the Release Notes linked to in the References section.

All CFME users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
correct these issues and add these enhancements.

4. Solution:

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/):

1222659 - RHOS: Fleecing an image throws following error in evm.log file
1265757 - Reconfigure service button gives 404
1268320 - VM provision dialog shows incorrect cpu count for RHEV CFME templates
1268905 - Internal DB Password Configuration breaks when password contains non-alphanum characters
1268983 - No root fileystem found when running SSA on images in OSP with Ceph
1269380 - WEB-UI: "Action not implemented [vm_infra/explorer]" when navigating from MySettings page to Virtual Machines page
1270305 - Request: "'nil' is not an ActiveModel-compatible object" error when on approve request screen
1272484 - UI: Missing partial error when trying to view a Request
1273519 - UI: Reports Menu Editor - Does not display flash message to indicate that folder name already in use
1273535 - Changing the default filter settings and navigating to that page displays blank screen.
1275782 - Cloud Provisioning dialogs do not apply RBAC filtering to resources displayed in dialog fields
1276353 - CFME should not use OpenStack adminURL endpoints for any services
1276411 - [RFE] Provide VHD Image for Microsoft SCVMM support
1277624 - DateTime control returns the wrong date/time if the chosen date/time is in less that 1h
1278062 - Wrong breadcrumb path when navigating between Provider screens using dashboard maintab
1280342 - UI exception when sorting Host's users
1281850 - Dashboards are not displayed if a user only has "view" permission on dashboards
1283019 - CVE-2015-7502 CloudForms: insecure password storage in PostgreSQL database
1285065 - 5.4.4 missing product cert for rhscl

6. Package List:

CloudForms Management Engine 5.4:



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7. References:


8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert@redhat.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

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