CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2014-01-16
Bugzilla: 1051670: CVE-2014-0006 Openstack Swift: TempURL timing attack


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The TempURL middleware in OpenStack Object Storage (Swift) 1.4.6 through 1.8.0, 1.9.0 through 1.10.0, and 1.11.0 allows remote attackers to obtain secret URLs by leveraging an object name and a timing side-channel attack.

Find out more about CVE-2014-0006 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0 (openstack-swift) RHSA-2014:0367 April 03, 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0 (openstack-swift) RHSA-2014:0232 March 04, 2014

External References


Red Hat would like to thank the Openstack Project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Samuel Merritt of SwiftStack as the original reporter.

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