RHEL 9 : Red Hat OpenStack Platform 17.1 (etcd) (RHSA-2024:2729)

high Nessus Plugin ID 197644


The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates for Red Hat OpenStack Platform 17.1 (etcd).


The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 9 host has a package installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2024:2729 advisory.

A highly-available key value store for shared configuration

Security Fix(es):

* golang-fips/openssl: Memory leaks in code encrypting and decrypting RSA payloads (CVE-2024-1394)

* net/http/internal: Denial of Service (DoS) via Resource Consumption via HTTP requests (CVE-2023-39326)

* crypto/tls: Timing Side Channel attack in RSA based TLS key exchanges.

* net/http, x/net/http2: unlimited number of CONTINUATION frames causes DoS (CVE-2023-45288)

* etcd: Incomplete fix for CVE-2023-39325/CVE-2023-44487 in OpenStack Platform (CVE-2024-4438)

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 these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the RHEL Red Hat OpenStack Platform 17.1 (etcd) package based on the guidance in RHSA-2024:2729.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 197644

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2024-2729.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/22/2024

Updated: 6/3/2024

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-45287


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:etcd, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:9

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/22/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/5/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-39326, CVE-2023-45287, CVE-2023-45288, CVE-2024-1394, CVE-2024-4438

CWE: 208, 400, 401

RHSA: 2024:2729