openSUSE Security Update : xen (openSUSE-SU-2012:0886-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of XEN fixed multiple security flaws that could be
exploited by local attackers to cause a Denial of Service or
potentially escalate privileges. Additionally, several other upstream
changes were backported.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected xen packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74682 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0217

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