Fedora 17 : xen-4.1.5-4.fc17 (2013-8571)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

xend toolstack doesn't check bounds for VCPU affinity [XSA-56,
CVE-2013-2072] xen-devel should require libuuid-devel, pygrub menu
items can include too much text

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=962322
http://www.nessus.org/u?0ea0b13c

Solution :

Update the affected xen package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66605 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2072

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