SuSE 11.1 Security Update : Xen and libvirt (SAT Patch Number 5796)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

This collective update 2012/02 for Xen provides fixes for the
following reports :

Xen :

- 740165: Fix heap overflow in e1000 device emulation
(applicable to Xen qemu - CVE-2012-0029)

- 739585: Xen block-attach fails after repeated

- 727515: Fragmented packets hang network boot of HVM

- 736824: Microcode patches for AMD's 15h processors panic
the system

- 732782: xm create hangs when maxmen value is enclosed in

- 734826: xm rename doesn't work anymore

- 694863: kexec fails in xen

- 726332: Fix considerable performance hit by previous

- 649209: Fix slow Xen live migrations libvirt

- 735403: Fix connection with virt-manager as normal user

- Add Support for creating images that can be run on
Microsoft Hyper-V host (Fix vpc file format. Add support
for fixed disks)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5796.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.4

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58395 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0029

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