Upstream information

CVE-2014-7960 at MITRE


OpenStack Object Storage (Swift) before 2.2.0 allows remote authenticated users to bypass the max_meta_count and other metadata constraints via multiple crafted requests which exceed the limit when combined.

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 4 4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication Single Single
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact Partial None
Availability Impact None Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 900253 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 927793 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5
  • openstack-swift >= 2.1.0-11.1
  • openstack-swift-account >= 2.1.0-11.1
  • openstack-swift-container >= 2.1.0-11.1
  • openstack-swift-doc >= 2.1.0-11.1
  • openstack-swift-object >= 2.1.0-11.1
  • openstack-swift-proxy >= 2.1.0-11.1
  • python-swift >= 2.1.0-11.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6
  • openstack-swift >= 2.1.0-4.1
  • openstack-swift-account >= 2.1.0-4.1
  • openstack-swift-container >= 2.1.0-4.1
  • openstack-swift-object >= 2.1.0-4.1
  • openstack-swift-proxy >= 2.1.0-4.1
  • python-swift >= 2.1.0-4.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 GA openstack-swift-2.1.0-3.1

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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-swift Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5 openstack-swift Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5 openstack-swift-doc Released

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Oct 9 06:15:29 2014
CVE page last modified: Tue Jan 17 16:54:12 2023