CVE-2016-0738

Published: 29 January 2016

OpenStack Object Storage (Swift) before 2.3.1 (Kilo), 2.4.x, and 2.5.x before 2.5.1 (Liberty) do not properly close server 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

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

Package Release Status
swift
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.5.1)
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/#/c/270234/