An updated foreman-proxy package that fixes one security issue is nowavailable for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0 and 4.0.The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Criticalsecurity impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link inthe References section.
The foreman-proxy package provides a RESTful API to manage DNS, DHCP, TFTP,and Puppet settings, and can be used as part of Foreman.A shell command injection flaw was found in the way foreman-proxy verifiedURLs in the TFTP module. A remote attacker could use this flaw to executearbitrary shell commands on the system with the privileges of the userrunning foreman-proxy. (CVE-2014-0007)This issue was discovered by Lukas Zapletal of Red Hat.Note that for Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0, Foreman wasreleased as a Technology Preview. More information about Red Hat TechnologyPreviews is available athttps://access.redhat.com/site/support/offerings/techpreview/All foreman-proxy users are advised to upgrade to this updated package,which corrects this issue.
Before applying this update, make sure all previously released erratarelevant to your system have been applied.This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how touse the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available athttps://access.redhat.com/site/articles/11258
1105369 – CVE-2014-0007 foreman-proxy: smart-proxy remote command injection
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