SUSE SLES10 Security Update : Xen (SUSE-SU-2015:1643-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Xen was updated to fix the following security issues :

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

CVE-2015-3209: Heap overflow in QEMU's pcnet controller allowing guest
to host escape. (bsc#932770)

CVE-2015-4164: DoS through iret hypercall handler. (bsc#932996)

CVE-2015-5165: QEMU leak of uninitialized heap memory in rtl8139
device model. (XSA-140, bsc#939712)

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/932996
https://bugzilla.suse.com/938344
https://bugzilla.suse.com/939712
http://www.nessus.org/u?1724e28b
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3209.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4164.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5154.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5165.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?a84af55c

Solution :

Update the affected Xen packages

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: 86203 ()

Bugtraq ID: 75123
75149

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3209
CVE-2015-4164
CVE-2015-5154
CVE-2015-5165

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