OracleVM 3.1 : xen (OVMSA-2014-0010)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- page-alloc: scrub pages used by hypervisor upon freeing
... unless they're part of a fully separate pool (and
hence can't ever be used for guest allocations). This is
XSA-100.

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2014-June/000212.html

Solution :

Update the affected xen / xen-devel / xen-tools packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79534 ()

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