Bug 999271 - (CVE-2013-4261) CVE-2013-4261 OpenStack: openstack-nova-compute console-log DoS
CVE-2013-4261 OpenStack: openstack-nova-compute console-log DoS
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 999164 999272 999273 999274 999276 999277
Blocks: 999281
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Reported: 2013-08-21 01:09 EDT by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2016-04-26 20:03 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2014-06-23 08:44:11 EDT
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Description Kurt Seifried 2013-08-21 01:09:01 EDT
Jaroslav Henner (jhenner@redhat.com) reports:

When console-log is run often enough, it seems to be causing death of nova-compute.
Comment 2 Kurt Seifried 2013-08-21 01:16:28 EDT
Created openstack-nova tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 999276]
Affects: epel-6 [bug 999277]
Comment 3 Kurt Seifried 2013-08-21 15:38:38 EDT
Upstream bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/nova/+bug/1215091
Comment 4 Murray McAllister 2013-09-03 00:52:57 EDT

This issue was discovered by Jaroslav Henner of Red Hat.
Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2013-09-03 16:22:13 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  OpenStack 3 for RHEL 6

Via RHSA-2013:1199 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1199.html

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