DescriptionThe VMWare driver in OpenStack Compute (Nova) 2013.2 through 2013.2.2 does not properly put VMs into RESCUE status, which allows remote authenticated users to bypass the quota limit and cause a denial of service (resource consumption) by requesting the VM be put into rescue and then deleting the image.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
|Access Vector||Adjacent Network|
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.
|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Cloud 2.0||openstack-nova||Not affected|
|SUSE Cloud 4||openstack-nova||Not affected|
|SUSE Cloud 4 Dependencies||openstack-nova||Not affected|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Wed Sep 1 12:32:57 2010
CVE page last modified: Tue Jan 17 16:52:19 2023