Upstream information

CVE-2015-8914 at MITRE


The IPTables firewall in OpenStack Neutron before 7.0.4 and 8.0.0 through 8.1.0 allows remote attackers to bypass an intended ICMPv6-spoofing protection mechanism and consequently cause a denial of service or intercept network traffic via a link-local source address.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.4 5.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact Partial None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 984442 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 984443 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 984445 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE Cloud 5 openstack-neutron Unsupported
SUSE Cloud Compute Node for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 5 openstack-neutron Affected
SUSE Cloud for SLE 12 Compute Nodes openstack-neutron Unsupported
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 openstack-neutron Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6-LTSS openstack-neutron Already fixed

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 10 19:16:18 2016
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 13 19:07:12 2023