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Bug 1644757 - CVE-2018-14659 glusterfs: Unlimited file creation via "GF_XATTR_IOSTATS_DUMP_KEY" xattr allows for denial of service [fedora-all]
Summary: CVE-2018-14659 glusterfs: Unlimited file creation via "GF_XATTR_IOSTATS_DUMP_...
Alias: None
Product: GlusterFS
Classification: Community
Component: core
Version: mainline
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Amar Tumballi
QA Contact:
Depends On: 1644583
Blocks: CVE-2018-14659 1647665 1647669
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-10-31 14:38 UTC by Amar Tumballi
Modified: 2019-03-25 16:31 UTC (History)
11 users (show)

Fixed In Version: glusterfs-6.0
Doc Type: Release Note
Doc Text:
Clone Of: 1644583
: 1647665 1647669 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2018-12-26 16:29:40 UTC
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated Gerrit 21530 0 None Merged io-stats: prevent taking file dump on server side 2018-11-05 18:50:38 UTC

Description Amar Tumballi 2018-10-31 14:38:56 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1644583 +++

This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of fedora-all.

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--- Additional comment from Siddharth Sharma on 2018-10-31 04:12:48 EDT ---

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Comment 1 Amar Tumballi 2018-11-02 08:18:03 UTC

Comment 2 Worker Ant 2018-11-05 18:50:33 UTC
REVIEW: (io-stats: prevent taking file dump on server side) posted (#3) for review on master by Shyamsundar Ranganathan

Comment 3 Worker Ant 2018-11-06 17:13:25 UTC
REVIEW: (io-stats: prevent taking file dump on server side) posted (#1) for review on release-5 by Amar Tumballi

Comment 4 Worker Ant 2018-11-08 05:06:29 UTC
REVISION POSTED: (io-stats: prevent taking file dump on server side) posted (#2) for review on release-5 by Amar Tumballi

Comment 5 Shyamsundar 2019-03-25 16:31:44 UTC
This bug is getting closed because a release has been made available that should address the reported issue. In case the problem is still not fixed with glusterfs-6.0, please open a new bug report.

glusterfs-6.0 has been announced on the Gluster mailinglists [1], packages for several distributions should become available in the near future. Keep an eye on the Gluster Users mailinglist [2] and the update infrastructure for your distribution.


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