openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (libvirt-373)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

libvirt misses some read-only connection checks for certain methods.
This flaw enables local unprivileged users for example to migrate
virtual machines without authentication (CVE-2008-5086).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=459009

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40051 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5086

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