Bug 1243927 (CVE-2015-3289) - CVE-2015-3289 openstack-glance: potential resource exhaustion task flow API
Summary: CVE-2015-3289 openstack-glance: potential resource exhaustion task flow API
Alias: CVE-2015-3289
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1244033 1247826
Blocks: 1243928
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-07-16 15:27 UTC by Martin Prpič
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:35 UTC (History)
18 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-07-29 02:33:35 UTC

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Description Martin Prpič 2015-07-16 15:27:24 UTC
By creating numerous images using the import task flow API and deleting them, an authenticated attacker may accumulate untracked image data in the backend resulting in potential resource exhaustion and denial of service.

Proposed patches:

master - https://review.openstack.org/#/c/181345/
kilo - https://review.openstack.org/#/c/181816/

Comment 2 Garth Mollett 2015-07-19 23:20:41 UTC

This issue does not affect any versions of openstack-glance as shipped with any currently supported releases of Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform.

Comment 3 Garth Mollett 2015-07-29 02:31:17 UTC
Created openstack-glance tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: openstack-rdo [bug 1247826]

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