SuSE 10 Security Update : Xen (ZYPP Patch Number 7654)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A security bug was fixed in Xen

- A bug was found in the way Xen handles CPUID instruction
emulation during VM exits. An unprivileged guest user
can potentially use this flaw to crash the guest.

This issue only affected systems running on x86 architecture with
Intel processor and VMX virtualization extension enabled.

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7654.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57266 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1936

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