openSUSE Security Update : kvm (openSUSE-SU-2012:0207-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A missing initgroups() call for the -runas option has been fixed in
kvm (CVE-2011-2527) as well as a buffer overflow in the e1000 device
emulation (CVE-2012-0029).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected kvm packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.4

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75889 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2527

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