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Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager Permission Check Flaw Lets Local Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1028735
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-2144   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 4 2013
Impact:   Denial of service via local system
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 3, 3.2
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager. A local user can cause denial of service conditions.

When a user clones a virtual machine from a snapshot, permission checks are not performed on the target storage domain. A local user (or remote authenticated user) can consume all available disk space on the target storage domain.

Daniel Erez of Red Hat reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can consume all available disk space on the target storage domain.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Red Hat Enterprise)

Message History:   None.

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