Fedora 13 : libvirt-0.8.2-6.fc13 (2011-4870)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fix for CVE-2011-1486, error reporting in libvirtd is not thread safe
Fix specfile to create /var/lib/libvirt with proper permissions. fix a
lack of API check on read-only connections this build fix one crash in
the the error handling fix a lack of API check on read-only
connections

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=683650
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=693391
http://www.nessus.org/u?9ebc021c

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53479 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46820
47148

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1146
CVE-2011-1486

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