CVE-2016-0738

2016-01-29T00:00:00
ID UB:CVE-2016-0738
Type ubuntucve
Reporter ubuntu.com
Modified 2016-01-29T00:00:00

Description

OpenStack Object Storage (Swift) before 2.3.1 (Kilo), 2.4.x, and 2.5.x before 2.5.1 (Liberty) do not properly close server connections, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (proxy-server resource consumption) via a series of interrupted requests to a Large Object URL.

Bugs

  • <https://bugs.launchpad.net/cloud-archive/+bug/1493303>