USN-1247-1: Nova vulnerability
25 October 2011
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 11.10
Nova could be made to expose sensitive information.
- nova - OpenStack Compute cloud infrastructure
An information leak was discovered in Nova. An attacker with access to a valid EC2_ACCESS_KEY could obtain the corresponding EC2_SECRET_KEY for that user.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
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.