Upstream information

CVE-2015-8914 at MITRE


The IPTables firewall in OpenStack Neutron before 7.0.4 and 8.0.0 through 8.1.0 allows remote attackers to bypass an intended ICMPv6-spoofing protection mechanism and consequently cause a denial of service or intercept network traffic via a link-local source address.

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 6.4 5.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact Partial None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 984442 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 984443 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 984445 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Cloud 5 openstack-neutron Affected
SUSE Cloud for SLE 12 Compute Nodes openstack-neutron Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 openstack-neutron Already fixed