DescriptionThe libvirt driver in OpenStack Compute (Nova) before 2013.2.2 and icehouse before icehouse-2 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) by creating and deleting instances with unique os_type settings, which triggers the creation of a new ephemeral disk backing file.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Cloud 11.3||openstack-nova||Already fixed|
|SUSE Cloud 2.0||openstack-nova||Already fixed|
|SUSE Cloud 4||openstack-nova||Already fixed|
|SUSE Cloud 5||openstack-nova||Not affected|