Upstream information

CVE-2016-7404 at MITRE


OpenStack Magnum passes OpenStack credentials into the Heat templates creating its instances. While these should just be used for retrieving the instances' SSL certificates, they allow full API access, though and can be used to perform any API operation the user is authorized to perform.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 9.8 8.5
Attack Vector Network Network
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Changed
Confidentiality Impact High Low
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High None
CVSSv3 Version 3 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1004677 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX], 998182 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • openstack-magnum >= 3.1.2~a0~dev20-9.4
  • openstack-magnum-api >= 3.1.2~a0~dev20-9.4
  • openstack-magnum-conductor >= 3.1.2~a0~dev20-9.4
  • openstack-magnum-doc >= 3.1.2~a0~dev20-9.3
  • python-magnum >= 3.1.2~a0~dev20-9.4

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 OpenStack Cloud 7 openstack-magnum Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 openstack-magnum-doc Released

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Sat Sep 10 13:15:23 2016
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 13 19:20:37 2023