Fedora 17 : xen-4.1.2-24.fc17 (2012-11182)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

in rare circumstances an unprivileged user can crash an HVM guest
[XSA-10] (#843766), remove a dependency on PyXML and Require
python-lxml instead of PyXML (#842843) adjust systemd service files
not to report failures when running without a hypervisor or when
xendomains.service doesn't find anything to start

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=843570
http://www.nessus.org/u?6b30b665

Solution :

Update the affected xen package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61422 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54691

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3432

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