Upstream information

CVE-2013-6491 at MITRE


The python-qpid client (common/rpc/ in OpenStack Oslo before 2013.2 does not enforce SSL connections when qpid_protocol is set to ssl, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by sniffing the network.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 861486 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 openstack-nova Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 openstack-nova Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 openstack-nova Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 openstack-nova Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 openstack-nova Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 openstack-nova Analysis

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Jan 30 03:15:41 2014
CVE page last modified: Fri Feb 10 12:55:14 2023