openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-SU-2011:0643-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A regression re-introduced automatic disk probing again which
potentially allowed to uses to access arbitrary files (CVE-2011-2178).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-06/msg00030.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=697904

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75929 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2178

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