CVE-2016-2140

NameCVE-2016-2140
DescriptionThe libvirt driver in OpenStack Compute (Nova) before 2015.1.4 (kilo) and 12.0.x before 12.0.3 (liberty), when using raw storage and use_cow_images is set to false, allows remote authenticated users to read arbitrary files via a crafted qcow2 header in an ephemeral or root disk.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
nova (PTS)buster2:18.1.0-6fixed
bullseye2:22.0.1-2fixed
bookworm, sid2:25.0.1-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
novasource(unstable)2:13.0.0-1

Notes

[jessie] - nova <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - nova <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
Affects: <=2015.1.3, >=12.0.0 <=12.0.2

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