USN-3447-1: OpenStack Horizon vulnerability
11 October 2017
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
OpenStack Horizon could be made to expose sensitive information over the network.
- horizon - Web interface for OpenStack cloud infrastructure
Beth Lancaster and Brandon Sawyers discovered that OpenStack Horizon was incorrect protected against cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks. A remote authenticated user could use this issue to inject web script or HTML in a dashboard form.
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.