Bug 1649165 (CVE-2018-16856) - CVE-2018-16856 openstack-octavia: Private keys written to world-readable log files
Summary: CVE-2018-16856 openstack-octavia: Private keys written to world-readable log ...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2018-16856
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1649166 1633019 1649170 1649171
Blocks: 1305848
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2018-11-13 03:32 UTC by Sam Fowler
Modified: 2019-06-08 23:43 UTC (History)
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In a default Red Hat Openstack Platform Director installation, openstack-octavia creates log files that are readable by all users. Sensitive information such as private keys can appear in these log files allowing for information exposure.
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Last Closed: 2019-03-21 23:40:16 UTC


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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2019:0567 None None None 2019-03-14 13:33 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2019:0593 None None None 2019-03-18 13:02 UTC

Description Sam Fowler 2018-11-13 03:32:12 UTC
In a default Openstack Director installation, openstack-octavia creates log files that are readable by all users. Sensitive information such as private keys can appear in these log files allowing for information exposure.

Comment 1 Sam Fowler 2018-11-13 03:32:39 UTC
Created openstack-octavia tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: openstack-rdo [bug 1649166]

Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2019-03-14 13:33:11 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0 (Queens)

Via RHSA-2019:0567 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0567

Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2019-03-18 13:02:25 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat OpenStack Platform 14.0 (Rocky)

Via RHSA-2019:0593 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0593

Comment 11 Joshua Padman 2019-03-21 23:39:09 UTC
Acknowledgments:

Name: Garth Mollett (Red Hat)


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