Bug 1960323 - Address issues raised by coverity security scan
Summary: Address issues raised by coverity security scan
Alias: None
Product: OpenShift Container Platform
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Installer
Version: 4.8
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
: 4.8.0
Assignee: Aditya Narayanaswamy
QA Contact: Gaoyun Pei
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2021-05-13 16:38 UTC by Aditya Narayanaswamy
Modified: 2021-07-27 23:08 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Coverity security scan picked up some defects in the installer code which are mostly lack of logging or dead code. Fixed the defects that seemed relevant.
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2021-07-27 23:08:23 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Github openshift installer pull 4932 0 None open Bug 1960323: Fix defects in the installer code 2021-05-13 16:54:15 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2021:2438 0 None None None 2021-07-27 23:08:37 UTC

Description Aditya Narayanaswamy 2021-05-13 16:38:48 UTC
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$ openshift-install version
<your output here>

Platform: All

What happened?
There are a few defects in the installer code that are reported by

These need to be addressed.

Comment 3 Gaoyun Pei 2021-05-20 07:13:38 UTC
The proposed PR was merged into nightly build since payload 4.8.0-0.nightly-2021-05-17-231618.

Checked QE's CI jobs triggered with newer payload, such as the following ones:

The installation on AWS/Azure/GCP/vSphere all passed, no regression issue found, move the bug to verified.

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2021-07-27 23:08:23 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory (Moderate: OpenShift Container Platform 4.8.2 bug fix and security update), and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

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