OracleVM 2.2 : xen (OVMSA-2016-0012)

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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 :

- XSA-125: Limit XEN_DOMCTL_memory_mapping hypercall to
only process up to 64 GFNs (or less) (Jan Beulich)
[20732412] (CVE-2015-2752)

- XSA-126: xen: limit guest control of PCI command
register (Jan Beulich) [20739399] (CVE-2015-2756)

- XSA-128: xen: properly gate host writes of modified PCI
CFG contents (Jan Beulich) [21157440] (CVE-2015-4103)

- XSA-129: xen: don't allow guest to control MSI mask
register (Jan Beulich) [21158692] (CVE-2015-4104)

- XSA-130: xen/MSI-X: disable logging by default (Jan
Beulich) [21159408] (CVE-2015-4105)

- XSA-131: [PATCH 1/8] xen/MSI: don't open-code
pass-through of enable bit modifications (Jan Beulich)
[21164529] (CVE-2015-4106)

- XSA-131: [PATCH 2/8] xen/pt: consolidate PM capability
emu_mask [21164529] (CVE-2015-4106)

- XSA-131: [PATCH 3/8] xen/pt: correctly handle PM status
bit [21164529] (CVE-2015-4106)

- XSA-131: [PATCH 4/8] xen/pt: split out calculation of
throughable mask in PCI config space handling [21164529]

- XSA-131: [PATCH 5/8] xen/pt: mark all PCIe capability
bits read-only [21164529] (CVE-2015-4106)

- XSA-131: [PATCH 6/8] xen/pt: mark reserved bits in PCI
config space fields [21164529] (CVE-2015-4106)

- XSA-131: [PATCH 7/8] xen/pt: add a few PCI config space
field descriptions [21164529] (CVE-2015-4106)

- XSA-131: [PATCH 8/8] xen/pt: unknown PCI config space
fields should be read-only [21164529] (CVE-2015-4106)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.8
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88737 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72577

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2752

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