Upstream information

CVE-2021-40797 at MITRE

Description

An issue was discovered in the routes middleware in OpenStack Neutron before 16.4.1, 17.x before 17.2.1, and 18.x before 18.1.1. By making API requests involving nonexistent controllers, an authenticated user may cause the API worker to consume increasing amounts of memory, resulting in API performance degradation or denial of service.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 6.5
Vector CVSS:3.1/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 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1190339 [IN_PROGRESS]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 openstack-neutron Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 openstack-neutron Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 openstack-neutron Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 openstack-neutron Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 openstack-neutron Affected