SuSE 10 Security Update : libvirt (ZYPP Patch Number 5869)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

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 :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5869.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41554 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5086

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