Fedora 16 : libvirt-0.9.6.3-1.fc16 (2012-15640)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Rebased to version 0.9.6.3

- CVE-2012-4423 Fix null dereference (bz #857135, bz
#857133)

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=857133
http://www.nessus.org/u?205d6461

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62569 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55541

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4423

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