Fedora 9 : kvm-65-15.fc9 (2008-11705)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

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---------- ChangeLog :

- Mon Dec 22 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-15.fc9

- Fixed CVE-2008-2382.

- Thu Dec 4 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-14.fc9

- Fixed bug that corrupted gnome-panel #474702

- Tue Dec 2 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-12.fc9

- Properly set flags for interrupt return #464304

- Tue Nov 11 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-11.fc9

- Fix CVE-2008-4539 #448525

- Mon Oct 13 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-10.fc9

- Fix sysenter save in 64-bit hosts #457649

- Thu Aug 28 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-9.fc9

- there's already a 65-8 tag

- Thu Aug 28 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-8.fc9

- Fixes #459778

- Fixes #452355

- Tue May 27 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-7.fc9

- Fix the build

- Tue May 27 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-6.fc9

- Fix Cirrus heap overflow vulnerability (#448525)

- Fri May 23 2008 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at
redhat.com> - 65-5.fc9

- Put PTY in rawmode

- Tue May 20 2008 Mark McLoughlin <markmc at redhat.com>
- 65-4.fc9

- Re-enable patch to fix -kernel with virtio/extboot
drives (#444578)

- Fri May 16 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> -
65-3.fc9

- Fix problem with cirrus device that was breaking vnc
connections (rhbz #446830)

- Tue Apr 29 2008 Mark McLoughlin <markmc at redhat.com>
- 65-2

- Fix -kernel with virtio/extboot drives (#444578)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=466890
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=477636
http://www.nessus.org/u?64d81e1d
http://www.nessus.org/u?8db883e7

Solution :

Update the affected kvm package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35266 (fedora_2008-11705.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 23731
32910

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1320
CVE-2008-2382
CVE-2008-4539

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