openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-SU-2013:1550-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

libvirt was updated to fix security issues and bugs :

Security issues fixed: CVE-2013-4311: Add support for using 3-arg
pkcheck syntax for process to avoid race conditions.

CVE-2013-4296: Fix a crash (denial of service) in

CVE-2013-5651: Fix virBitmapParse to avoid access beyond bounds of
array (denial of service crash).

Also bugs were fixed :

- nwfilter: check for inverted ctdir. bnc#810611

- Add xencommons as 'Wanted' in the systemd libvirtd
service file. bnc#820888

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75168 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62070

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4296

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