Upstream information

CVE-2016-8611 at MITRE


A vulnerability was found in Openstack Glance. No limits are enforced within the Glance image service for both v1 and v2 `/images` API POST method for authenticated users, resulting in possible denial of service attacks through database table saturation.

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:N/A:P 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 None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3.0
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1005886 [REOPENED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • crowbar >= 4.0+git.1528801103.f5708341-7.20.1
  • crowbar-core >= 4.0+git.1534246408.3ab19c567-9.33.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • crowbar >= 4.0+git.1528801103.f5708341-7.20.1
  • crowbar-core >= 4.0+git.1534246408.3ab19c567-9.33.1
  • crowbar-core-branding-upstream >= 4.0+git.1534246408.3ab19c567-9.33.1
  • crowbar-devel >= 4.0+git.1528801103.f5708341-7.20.1
  • crowbar-ha >= 4.0+git.1533750802.5768e73-4.34.1
  • crowbar-openstack >= 4.0+git.1534254269.ce598a9fe-9.39.1
  • crowbar-ui >= 1.1.0+git.1533844061.4ac8e723-4.3.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • crowbar >= 5.0+git.1528696845.81a7b5d0-3.3.1
  • crowbar-core >= 5.0+git.1533887407.6e9b0412d-3.8.2
  • crowbar-core-branding-upstream >= 5.0+git.1533887407.6e9b0412d-3.8.2
  • crowbar-devel >= 5.0+git.1528696845.81a7b5d0-3.3.1
  • crowbar-ha >= 5.0+git.1530177874.35b9099-3.3.1
  • crowbar-init >= 5.0+git.1520420379.d5bbb35-3.3.1
  • crowbar-openstack >= 5.0+git.1534167599.d325ef804-4.8.2
  • crowbar-ui >= 1.2.0+git.1533844061.4ac8e723-3.3.1

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.

Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 openstack-glance Already fixed
SUSE Cloud 5 openstack-glance Ignore
SUSE Openstack Cloud 6 openstack-glance Ignore
SUSE Openstack Cloud 7 openstack-glance Already fixed
SUSE Openstack Cloud 8 openstack-glance Already fixed