Fedora 16 : xen-4.1.2-8.fc16 (2012-9399)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

make pygrub cope better with big files from guest (#818412
CVE-2012-2625), 64-bit PV guest privilege escalation vulnerability
[CVE-2012-0217], guest denial of service on syscall/sysenter exception
generation [CVE-2012-0218], PV guest host Denial of Service
[CVE-2012-2934]

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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f18b6bbe

Solution :

Update the affected xen package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59693 ()

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