OracleVM 2.2 : xen (OVMSA-2015-0059) (Venom)

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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 :

- force the fifo access to be in bounds of the allocated
buffer This is XSA-133. [bug 21078975] (CVE-2015-3456)

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2015-May/000310.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83484 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74640

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3456

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