GLSA-201202-07 : libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201202-07
(libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvirt. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

These vulnerabilities allow a remote attacker to cause a Denial of
Service condition on the host server or libvirt daemon, or might allow
guest OS users to read arbitrary files on the host OS.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All libvirt users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/libvirt-0.9.3-r1'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58139 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46820

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1146