openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-2016-943)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libvirt fixes the following issues :

- Update to libvirt stable release

- Inherit many upstream bug fixes, including CVE-2016-5008
boo#987527. For details, see

- virsh: improve waiting for block job readines

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libvirt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92773 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5008

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