GLSA-201412-36 : libvirt: Denial of Service

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-36
(libvirt: Denial of Service)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvirt. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A context-dependent attacker may be able to cause Denial of Service.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201412-36

Solution :

All libvirt users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/libvirt-1.2.10-r3'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80241 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8131
CVE-2014-8135
CVE-2014-8136

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