Bug 1515872 (CVE-2017-16818) - CVE-2017-16818 ceph: Failed assertion through user input in ceph_assert() function in rgw_iam_policy.cc
Summary: CVE-2017-16818 ceph: Failed assertion through user input in ceph_assert() fun...
Alias: CVE-2017-16818
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,public=20171010,repor...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1515895 1515896
Blocks: 1500503
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-11-21 14:10 UTC by Pedro Sampaio
Modified: 2019-06-08 22:30 UTC (History)
32 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2017-11-21 15:13:51 UTC

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Description Pedro Sampaio 2017-11-21 14:10:10 UTC
A flaw was discovered in ceph. Assertion in rgw_iam_policy.cc can be reached by user input and fail through data passed in from a rest call causing it to crash.

Upstream patch:


Comment 1 Pedro Sampaio 2017-11-21 14:58:30 UTC
Created ceph tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-6 [bug 1515896]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1515895]

Comment 2 Siddharth Sharma 2017-11-21 15:05:16 UTC

Red Hat Ceph Storage 1.3 and Red Hat Ceph Storage 2 are not affected by this flaw as bucket policy is not supported in ceph version shipped with these products.

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