Upstream information

CVE-2015-8749 at MITRE

Description

The volume_utils._parse_volume_info function in OpenStack Compute (Nova) before 2015.1.3 (kilo) and 12.0.x before 12.0.1 (liberty) includes the connection_info dictionary in the StorageError message when using the Xen backend, which might allow attackers to obtain sensitive password information by reading log files or other unspecified vectors.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 3.5
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 961145 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Compute Node for Cloud 5 openstack-nova In progress