Fedora 18 : xen-4.2.2-10.fc18 (2013-11874)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

XSA-45/CVE-2013-1918 breaks page reference counting let pygrub handle
set default='${next_entry}' line in F19 libxl: Set vfb and vkb devid
if not done so by the caller

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=974250
http://www.nessus.org/u?dfb5bd3f

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 67328 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59615
60799

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1432
CVE-2013-1918

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