This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
CWE-200 - Information Exposure
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote non-authenticated attacker to gain access to sensitive information.
(1) impl_db2.py and (2) impl_mongodb.py in OpenStack Ceilometer 2013.2 and earlier, when the logging level is set to INFO, logs the connection string from ceilometer.conf, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information (the DB2 or MongoDB password) by reading the log file.Mitigation
Install update from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?