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A Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0 (openvswitch2.11) security update has been released.



RHSA-2021:2456-01: Important: Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0 (openvswitch2.11) security update



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Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis: Important: Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0 (openvswitch2.11) security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2021:2456-01
Product: Red Hat OpenStack Platform
Advisory URL:   https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:2456
Issue date: 2021-06-16
CVE Names: CVE-2020-27827 CVE-2020-35498
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1. Summary:

An update for openvswitch2.11 is now available for Red Hat OpenStack
Platform 13 (Queens).

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability
from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0 - noarch, ppc64le, x86_64

3. Description:

Open vSwitch provides standard network bridging functions and support for
the OpenFlow protocol for remote per-flow control of traffic.

Security Fix(es):

* limitation in the OVS packet parsing in userspace leads to DoS
(CVE-2020-35498)

* denial of service via externally triggered memory leak (CVE-2020-27827)

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.

4. Solution:

For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:

  https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1908845 - CVE-2020-35498 openvswitch: limitation in the OVS packet parsing in userspace leads to DoS
1921438 - CVE-2020-27827 lldp/openvswitch: denial of service via externally triggered memory leak
1928901 - Include latest FDP release in RHOSP 13z16

6. Package List:

Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0:

Source:
openvswitch2.11-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.src.rpm

ppc64le:
openvswitch2.11-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.ppc64le.rpm
openvswitch2.11-debuginfo-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.ppc64le.rpm
openvswitch2.11-devel-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.ppc64le.rpm
python-openvswitch2.11-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.ppc64le.rpm

x86_64:
openvswitch2.11-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.x86_64.rpm
openvswitch2.11-debuginfo-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.x86_64.rpm
openvswitch2.11-devel-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.x86_64.rpm
python-openvswitch2.11-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13.0:

noarch:
openvswitch2.11-test-2.11.3-86.el7fdp.noarch.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
  https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/

7. References:

  https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-27827
  https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-35498
  https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is . More contact
details at   https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

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