SuSE 11.1 Security Update : Xen (SAT Patch Number 4977)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Security / Collective Update for Xen

Xen :

- VUL-0: xen: VT-d (PCI passthrough) MSI trap injection.
(CVE-2011-1898). (bnc#702025)

- update block-npiv scripts to support BFA HBA.

- L3: Live migrations fail when guest crashes:
domain_crash_sync called from entry.S. (bnc#689954)

- Bridge hangs cause redundant ring failures in SLE 11 SP1
HAE + XEN. (bnc#693472)

- xen-scsi.ko not supported. (bnc#582265)

- When connecting to Xen guest through vncviewer mouse
tracking is off. (bnc#670465)

- on_crash is being ignored with kdump now working in HVM.

- HVM taking too long to dump vmcore. (bnc#684297)

- crm resource migrate fails with xen machines.

- xm console DomUName hang after 'xm save/restore' of PVM
on the latest Xen vm-install:. (bnc#706574)

- virt-manager has problems to install guest from multiple
CD. (bnc#692625)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4977.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.4

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55973 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1898

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