openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-SU-2011:0311-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

several API calls did not honor the read-only flag connections.
Attackers could exploit that to modify the state of the system or
potentially execute code (CVE-2011-1146).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-04/msg00022.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=678406

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75927 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1146

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