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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
CloudForms 5.0.1 security, bug fix and enhancement update
16 December 2019
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: Redhat CloudForms
Publisher: Red Hat
Operating System: Red Hat
Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Remote with User Interaction
CVE Names: CVE-2019-16892
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Moderate: CloudForms 5.0.1 security, bug fix and enhancement update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2019:4201-01
Product: Red Hat CloudForms
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:4201
Issue date: 2019-12-12
Cross references: RHBA-2019:40571
CVE Names: CVE-2019-16892
An update is now available for CloudForms Management Engine 5.11.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
the CVE link(s) in the References section.
2. Relevant releases/architectures:
CloudForms Management Engine 5.11 - noarch, x86_64
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 components.
* cfme: rubygem-rubyzip denial of service via crafted ZIP file
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
page(s) listed in the References section.
This update fixes various bugs and adds enhancements. Documentation for
these changes is available from the Release Notes document linked to in the
For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:
If the postgresql service is running, it will be automatically restarted
after installing this update. After installing the updated packages, the
httpd daemon will be restarted automatically.
5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
1713400 - [RFE] Cloud Key pair don't have relationships with owner and group that build this key
1730066 - Unable to view AWS keypair list as tenant_administrator
1747179 - [Regression] [ActionView::Template::Error] undefined method `tenant_group?' while setting ownership for key pairs
1767548 - Remove .py extension from calls to virt-v2v-wrapper
1767549 - Run the preflight check of migration task before waiting for a conversion host
1767550 - [RFE] Add ability to remove all snapshots asynchronously
1767645 - [RFE] Hide the Configuration -> Database screen
1767646 - Unassigned buttons of a Service shows when its Catalog Item has custom buttons
1767647 - Unable to access "Automate/Requests" tab for a role without exposing "Service/Requests"
1767648 - Server Error (API) when creating Orchestration Template with duplicate content
1767656 - [Regression] Unable to capture memory metric from Azure instances
1767659 - Chargeback report preview fails
1767660 - Service Requests Requester dropdown not sorted
1767774 - appliance_console_cli returns 0 on failure
1767775 - [RFE] Add AWS Bahrain region to CFME
1767776 - [RFE] - Update Host/Node filter to reflect supported versions of ESX
1767777 - Typo on list of Host/Nodes global filters -- Status / Orphaned
1767783 - [RFE] Dis-allow the addition of ESX hosts directly
1767784 - Unable to receive "generalize" event from Azure after generalizing an instance
1767786 - API should not declare HTTP DELETE verb on pxe_servers collection
1767788 - The UI warning about RSA is deprecated and not true anymore.
1767789 - Passwords stored in variables(extra_vars) are visible in clear text in the Appliance evm.log
1767790 - there are exceptions "rescue in type_cast" in logs in global and remote region appliances
1767791 - Chargeback reports not working
1767796 - Add support for VM conversion host in RHV
1767809 - UI crashes when going to Details of Azure Network Port somehow associated to Load Balancers
1767810 - Traceback when clicking on Overview > Chargeback > Reports
1767811 - [RHV] Last Boot Time is "N/A" for VM if you shutdown guest
1767818 - [Regression] top_output.log only showing ruby and not the process names
1767819 - unable to remove duplicate guest devices due to memory
1767821 - [RFE] Remove list view button on my service sui page if there is no use of it
1767823 - [RFE] Generic Object builder tab cycle missing the add (commit) remove buttons
1767824 - multiple workers start the same retirement when retirement date is reached
1767833 - [UI] Erroneous behavior of spinner and spinner box in advanced search loading
1767834 - Refresh of OpenShift provider in CloudForms happen to panic apiserver
1767835 - Changing groups with a user assigned to multiple groups logs out of appliance
1767836 - Choice in Drop Down that References Category (Tag Control Item) is Incorrect
1767837 - [RFE] Automating the generation of widget content Via RESTAPI
1767880 - evm.log is full of error messages "cannot obtain exclusive access to locked queue"
1767881 - Host creds validation fails if host's ssh key has changed before
1767885 - [RFE] VMware guests are incorrectly marked as linked_clone true, remove attribute
1767886 - [RFE] custom service catalog icons being deleted are not actually deleted
1767895 - [NoMethodError]: undefined method `path' for nil:NilClass Method:[block (2 levels) in <class:LogProxy>] during scheduled NFS backup
1767896 - Lifecycle retirement fails for user that no longer has groups
1767901 - [RFE] automate method to delete a tag from a category
1768456 - Date picker takes a date previous to what is selected in the dialog
1768517 - [RFE] validate infra mappings
1768520 - [v2v] Ordering a migration plan, that contains MIGRATED VM/s, fails with an unclear error message.
1768525 - Remove Automate code for TransformationHost
1768530 - Add conversion host validation for config params
1768576 - Sporadic 404 Error when deleting custom button on generic object class
1768638 - [RFE] Import/export schedules to replicate on other sites
1771298 - CVE-2019-16892 cfme: rubygem-rubyzip denial of service via crafted ZIP file
1771737 - ping endpoint fails with "Error caught: [ActionView::MissingTemplate] Missing template ping/index"
1773666 - [RFE] Custom button: generic class level button deletion not showing a specific flash message
1773667 - Incorrect flash when custom button under generic object class is deleted
1775684 - Need the ability to configure the appliance for SAML using the appliance console CLI.
6. Package List:
CloudForms Management Engine 5.11:
These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
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The Red Hat security contact is <email@example.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
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