Fedora 19 : openstack-swift-1.8.0-3.fc19 (2013-14477)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes the possibility to fill up a Swift fluster with
invalid tombstone files by attacking with DELETE requests with a
special timestamp.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected openstack-swift package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69387 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4155