Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that libvirt did not mark certain operations as
read-only. A local attacker may be able to perform privileged actions
such as migrating virtual machines, adjusting autostart flags, or
accessing privileged data in the virtual machine memory and disks.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 37984 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-5086