openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-SU-2014:0593-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

libvirt was updated to fix various bugs and security issues :

CVE-2013-7336: libvirt: unprivileged user can crash libvirtd during
spice migration

CVE-2013-6456: unsafe usage of paths under /proc/$PID/root

Bugfixes for libvirt client killed on reboot shutdown. (bnc#852005)

Also notify systemd when we are ready to accept connections.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75338 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6456

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