SuSE 11.2 Security Update : Xen (SAT Patch Number 6748)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

XEN was updated 4.1.3 to fix multiple bugs and security issues.

The following security issues have been fixed :

- xen: hypercall set_debugreg vulnerability (XSA-12).
(CVE-2012-3494)

- xen: hypercall physdev_get_free_pirq vulnerability
(XSA-13). (CVE-2012-3495)

- xen: XENMEM_populate_physmap DoS vulnerability (XSA-14).
(CVE-2012-3496)

- xen: PHYSDEVOP_map_pirq index vulnerability (XSA-16).
(CVE-2012-3498)

- xen: Qemu VT100 emulation vulnerability (XSA-17) Also
the following bugs have been fixed:. (CVE-2012-3515)

- pvscsi support of attaching Luns - (bnc#776995) The
following related bugs in vm-install 0.5.12 have been
fixed :

- vm-install does not pass --extra-args in --upgrade.
(bnc#776300)

- Add for support Open Enterprise Server 11

- Add support for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

- Add support for Ubuntu 12 (Precise Pangolin)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=776300
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=776995
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=777084
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=777086
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=777088
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=777090
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=777091
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3494.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3495.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3496.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3498.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3515.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6748.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64236 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3494
CVE-2012-3495
CVE-2012-3496
CVE-2012-3498
CVE-2012-3515

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