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CVE-2014-7960 Detail

Current Description

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.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-10/msg00025.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0835.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0836.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1495.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/10/07/39
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/10/08/7
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjan2015-2370101.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70279
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2704-1
https://bugs.launchpad.net/swift/+bug/1365350 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/96901

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:openstack:swift:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.1.0


Change History

7 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-7960
NVD Published Date:
10/17/2014
NVD Last Modified:
09/07/2017