OpenStack Orchestration up to 6.0.x/7.0.1 Access log file

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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in OpenStack Orchestration up to 6.0.x/7.0.1 (Cloud Software). Affected is an unknown code block of the component Access. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a log file vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-532. Information written to log files can be of a sensitive nature and give valuable guidance to an attacker or expose sensitive user information. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

An access-control flaw was found in the OpenStack Orchestration (heat) service before 8.0.0, 6.1.0 and 7.0.2 where a service log directory was improperly made world readable. A malicious system user could exploit this flaw to access sensitive information.

The bug was discovered 07/27/2018. The weakness was shared 07/27/2018 as not defined bug report (Bugzilla). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2017-2621 since 11/30/2016. Local access is required to approach this attack. The requirement for exploitation is a authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1592 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

Upgrading to version 6.1.0, 7.0.2 or 8.0.0 eliminates this vulnerability.







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VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.9
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.9

VulDB Base Score: 3.3
VulDB Temp Score: 3.2
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NVD Base Score: 5.5
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CNA Base Score: 5.9
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Class: Log file
CWE: CWE-532 / CWE-200 / CWE-284
ATT&CK: T1592

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Orchestration 6.1.0/7.0.2/8.0.0


11/30/2016 🔍
02/15/2017 +76 days 🔍
07/27/2018 +526 days 🔍
07/27/2018 +0 days 🔍
07/27/2018 +0 days 🔍
07/28/2018 +1 days 🔍
04/27/2023 +1734 days 🔍



Advisory: RHSA-2017:1243
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2017-2621 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 96280 - OpenStack Heat CVE-2017-2621 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability


Created: 07/28/2018 07:33 AM
Updated: 04/27/2023 11:21 AM
Changes: 07/28/2018 07:33 AM (61), 03/10/2020 08:31 PM (4), 04/27/2023 11:13 AM (4), 04/27/2023 11:21 AM (12)
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