CVE-2015-3259

medium
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Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the xl command line utility in Xen 4.1.x through 4.5.x allows local guest administrators to gain privileges via a long configuration argument.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-07/msg00041.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-07/msg00042.html

http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3414

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75573

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032973

http://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-137.html

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201604-03

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-07-16

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.1

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (10 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
90380GLSA-201604-03 : Xen: Multiple vulnerabilities (Venom)NessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
87588SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : xen (SUSE-SU-2015:2324-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
87393openSUSE Security Update : xen (openSUSE-2015-892)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
87288Debian DSA-3414-1 : xen - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
86909openSUSE Security Update : xen (openSUSE-2015-750)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
85792SUSE SLED11 Security Update : xen (SUSE-SU-2015:1479-2)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
85791SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : xen (SUSE-SU-2015:1479-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
85074SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : xen (SUSE-SU-2015:1302-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
85073SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : xen (SUSE-SU-2015:1299-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
84717FreeBSD : xen-tools -- xl command line config handling stack overflow (f1deed23-27ec-11e5-a4a5-002590263bf5)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
medium