openSUSE Security Update : kvm (kvm-1547)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of QEMU KVM fixes the following bugs :

- CVE-2009-3616: CVSS v2 Base Score: 8.5 use-after-free
bug in VNC code which might be used to execute code on
the host system injected from the guest system

- CVE-2009-3638: CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 integer overflow
in kvm_dev_ioctl_get_supported_cpuid()

- CVE-2009-3640: CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1
update_cr8_intercept() NULL pointer dereference

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected kvm packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42864 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3616

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