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CVE-2014-0006

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

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

Find out more about Red Hat support for the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS).

Red Hat Security Errata

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

Acknowledgements

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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