openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-SU-2014:0010-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- CVE-2013-6436: Fix crashes in lxc memtune code, one of
which results in DoS f8c1cb90-CVE-2013-6436.patch,
9faf3f29-LXC-memtune.patch bnc#854486

- Backported upstream patch to fix LXC container failing
start. bnc#855239

- Building with polkit support requires polkit-devel

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75411 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6436

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