USN-2311-1: pyCADF vulnerability
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2311-1
11th August, 2014
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
pyCADF could be made to expose sensitive information.
- python-pycadf - implementation of DMTF Cloud Audit (CADF) data model
Zhi Kun Liu discovered that pyCADF incorrectly filtered certain tokens.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain authentication tokens
used in REST requests.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package version:
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.