SUSE SLES10 Security Update : Xen (SUSE-SU-2016:1445-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Xen was updated to fix the following security issues :

CVE-2016-2841: net: ne2000: infinite loop in ne2000_receive
(bsc#969351)

CVE-2016-2391: usb: multiple eof_timers in ohci module leads to NULL
pointer dereference (bsc#967101)

CVE-2016-2270: x86: inconsistent cachability flags on guest mappings
(XSA-154) (bsc#965315)

CVE-2016-2271: VMX: guest user mode may crash guest with non-canonical
RIP (XSA-170) (bsc#965317)

CVE-2015-5278: Infinite loop in ne2000_receive() function (bsc#964947)

CVE-2014-0222: qcow1: validate L2 table size to avoid integer
overflows (bsc#964925)

CVE-2014-7815: vnc: insufficient bits_per_pixel from the client
sanitization (bsc#962627)

CVE-2015-8743: ne2000: OOB memory access in ioport r/w functions
(bsc#960726)

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/960726
https://bugzilla.suse.com/962627
https://bugzilla.suse.com/964925
https://bugzilla.suse.com/964947
https://bugzilla.suse.com/965315
https://bugzilla.suse.com/965317
https://bugzilla.suse.com/967101
https://bugzilla.suse.com/969351
http://www.nessus.org/u?e36bcf06
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0222.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-7815.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5278.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8743.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2270.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2271.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2391.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2841.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?3f4538a2

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: 91649 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67357
70998

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0222
CVE-2014-7815
CVE-2015-5278
CVE-2015-8743
CVE-2016-2270
CVE-2016-2271
CVE-2016-2391
CVE-2016-2841

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