SUSE SLES11 Security Update : kvm (SUSE-SU-2015:1426-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

kvm was updated to fix two security issues.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2015-5154: Host code execution via IDE subsystem
CD-ROM (bsc#938344).

- CVE-2015-3209: Fix buffer overflow in pcnet emulation
(bsc#932770).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/932770
https://bugzilla.suse.com/938344
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3209.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5154.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?49f926dd

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS :

zypper in -t patch slessp2-kvm-12041=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp2-kvm-12041=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85625 ()

Bugtraq ID: 75123

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3209
CVE-2015-5154

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