Fedora 18 : xen-4.2.1-7.fc18 (2013-2225)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

adjust gcc 4.8 fixes guest using oxenstored can crash host or exhaust
memory [XSA-38, CVE-2013-0215] (#907888), guest using AMD-Vi for PCI
passthrough can cause denial of service [XSA-36, CVE-2013-0153]
(#910914), fixes for gcc 4.8

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=906323
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=910903
http://www.nessus.org/u?740bb9ac

Solution :

Update the affected xen package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64678 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57742
57745

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0153
CVE-2013-0215

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