CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2013-02-05
Bugzilla: 906171: CVE-2013-0247 OpenStack Keystone: denial of service through invalid token requests


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

OpenStack Keystone Essex 2012.1.3 and earlier, Folsom 2012.2.3 and earlier, and Grizzly grizzly-2 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) via many invalid token requests that trigger excessive generation of log entries.

Find out more about CVE-2013-0247 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 5.0
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
OpenStack Folsom (openstack-keystone) RHSA-2013:0253 February 12, 2013

External References


This issue was discovered by Dan Prince of Red Hat.

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