|Bugzilla:||999271: CVE-2013-4261 OpenStack: openstack-nova-compute console-log DoS|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
OpenStack Compute (Nova) Folsom, Grizzly, and earlier, when using Apache Qpid for the RPC backend, does not properly handle errors that occur during messaging, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connection pool consumption), as demonstrated using multiple requests that send long strings to an instance console and retrieving the console log.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0 (openstack-nova)||RHSA-2013:1199||September 03, 2013|
This issue was discovered by Jaroslav Henner of Red Hat.
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