CVE-2016-0737

Published: 29 January 2016

OpenStack Object Storage (Swift) before 2.4.0 does not properly close client connections, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (proxy-server resource consumption) via a series of interrupted requests to a Large Object URL.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

Package Release Status
swift
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.4.0)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(2.7.0-0ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [1.13.1-0ubuntu1.5])
Patches:
Upstream: https://review.openstack.org/gitweb?p=openstack/swift.git;h=036c2f348d24c01c7a4deba3e44889c45270b46d