RHEL 9 : Red Hat OpenStack Platform 17.1 (python-openstackclient) (RHSA-2024:2737)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 197636


The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update for Red Hat OpenStack Platform 17.1 (python-openstackclient).


The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 9 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the RHSA-2024:2737 advisory.

python-openstackclient is a unified command-line client for the OpenStack APIs. It is a thin wrapper to the stock python-*client modules that implement the actual REST API client actions.

Security Fix(es):

* deleting a non existing access rule deletes another existing access rule in it's scope (CVE-2023-6110)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page listed in the References section.

Tenable has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Red Hat Enterprise Linux security advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the RHEL Red Hat OpenStack Platform 17.1 (python-openstackclient) package based on the guidance in RHSA-2024:2737.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 197636

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2024-2737.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/22/2024

Updated: 6/3/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-6110


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:python3-openstackclient, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:python-openstackclient, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:python-openstackclient-lang, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:9

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/22/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/22/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-6110

RHSA: 2024:2737