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Red Hat: 2013:0944-01: python-keystoneclient: Moderate Advisory Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
RedHat Linux Updated python-keystoneclient packages that fix one security issue and multiple bugs are now available for Red Hat OpenStack 3.0 (Grizzly) Preview. [More...]
                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Moderate: python-keystoneclient security and bug fix update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2013:0944-01
Product:           Red Hat OpenStack
Advisory URL:
Issue date:        2013-06-12
CVE Names:         CVE-2013-2104 

1. Summary:

Updated python-keystoneclient packages that fix one security issue and
multiple bugs are now available for Red Hat OpenStack 3.0 (Grizzly)

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate
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:

OpenStack 3 - noarch

3. Description:

Python-keystoneclient is the client library and command line utility for
interacting with the OpenStack identity API.

A flaw in Keystone allowed an attacker with access to the web and network
interfaces of services utilizing python-keystoneclient (such as Nova,
Cinder, Swift, Glance, and so on) to continue using PKI tokens that had
expired. This would allow the attacker to continue using the PKI tokens
despite the PKI tokens being expired, giving them continued access to
OpenStack services. (CVE-2013-2104)

This issue was discovered by Eoghan Glynn of Red Hat.

This update also fixes a number of bugs in python-keystoneclient.

All users of Red Hat OpenStack 3.0 (Grizzly) Preview are advised to install
these updated packages.

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 (

904351 - Provide keystone man page for the command line interface.
928558 - add support for Swift cache in authtoken m/w
965852 - CVE-2013-2104 OpenStack Keystone: Missing expiration check in Keystone PKI token validation

6. Package List:

OpenStack 3:



These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from

7. References:

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is .  More contact
details at

Copyright 2013 Red Hat, Inc.
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