catch TypeError exception,performing "pass" operation

Bug #1872033 reported by Qiu Fossen
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OpenStack Compute (nova)
In Progress
Qiu Fossen

Bug Description

catch TypeError exception,performing "pass" operation,this should be a code vulnerability.

like this:nova/nova/api/validation/

def _validate_name(instance):
    regex = parameter_types.valid_name_regex
        if, instance):
            return True
    except TypeError:
        # The name must be string type. If instance isn't string type, the
        # TypeError will be raised at here.
    raise exception.InvalidName(reason=regex.reason)

Qiu Fossen (fossen123)
Changed in nova:
assignee: nobody → Qiu Fossen (fossen123)
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Balazs Gibizer (balazs-gibizer) wrote :

I'm not sure what is the bug you report. The validator only passes if the operation returns true otherwise we raise InvalidName exception. Also if TypeError is raised (and ignored) we raise InvalidName.

Changed in nova:
status: New → Incomplete
Qiu Fossen (fossen123)
Changed in nova:
status: Incomplete → In Progress
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