openSUSE Security Update : xen (openSUSE-SU-2014:0482-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Xen was updated to fix security issues and bugs.

Update to bug fix release Xen 4.3.2 c/s 27404

- CVE-2013-6885: xen: XSA-82: A guest triggerable AMD CPU
erratum may cause host hangs.

- CVE-2013-6400: xen: XSA-80: IOMMU TLB flushing may be
inadvertently suppressed, potentially leaking
information to other guests.

- CVE-2013-2212: xen: XSA-60: Excessive time to disable
caching with HVM guests with PCI passthrough

- pygrub: Support (/dev/xvda) style disk specifications

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected xen packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75313 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2212

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