Fedora 17 : xen-4.1.3-2.fc17 (2012-11755)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

fix for (#845444) broke xend under systemd, update to 4.1.3, includes
fix for untrusted HVM guest can cause the dom0 to hang or crash
[XSA-11, CVE-2012-3433] (#843582) remove some unnecessary cache
flushing that slow things down, change python options on xend to
reduce selinux problems (#845444)

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=843582
http://www.nessus.org/u?614019fb

Solution :

Update the affected xen package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61614 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54942

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3433

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