openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-SU-2014:0650-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

libvirt was patched to prevent expansion of entities when parsing XML
files. This vulnerability allowed malicious users to read arbitrary
files or cause a denial of service (CVE-2014-0179).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00048.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=873705

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75359 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67289

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0179

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