SUSE-SU-2015:1846-1: important: Security update for openstack-swift

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Fri Oct 30 05:09:48 MDT 2015

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for openstack-swift

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2015:1846-1
Rating:             important
References:         #900253 #927793 #942641 
Cross-References:   CVE-2014-7960 CVE-2015-1856 CVE-2015-5223
Affected Products:
                    SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5

   An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.


   openstack-swift was updated to fix three security issues.

   These security issues were fixed:
   - CVE-2015-1856: OpenStack Object Storage (Swift), when allow_version is
     configured, allowed remote authenticated users to delete the latest
     version of an object by leveraging listing access to the
     x-versions-location container (bsc#927793).
   - CVE-2014-7960: OpenStack Object Storage (Swift) allowed remote
     authenticated users to bypass the max_meta_count and other metadata
     constraints via multiple crafted requests which exceed the limit when
     combined (bsc#900253).
   - CVE-2015-5223: Information leak via Swift tempurls (bsc#942641).

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5:

      zypper in -t patch sleclo50sp3-openstack-swift-12171=1

   To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5 (x86_64):


   - SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5 (noarch):



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