openSUSE Security Update : kvm (openSUSE-SU-2011:0803-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A privileged guest user could cause a buffer overflow in the virtio
subsystem of the host, therefore crashing the guest or potentially
execute arbitrary code on the host (CVE-2011-2212, CVE-2011-2512).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected kvm package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75567 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48499

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2212

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