openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-SU-2014:0270-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes the following security issues with libvirt :

- bnc#857492: Fix libvirtd crash when hot-plugging disks
for qemu domains (CVE-2013-6458)

- bnc#858817: Don't crash if a connection closes early
(CVE-2014-1447)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-02/msg00062.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=857492
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=858817

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75263 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6458
CVE-2014-1447

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