OracleVM 3.4 : xen (OVMSA-2016-0176)

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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 :

- BUILDINFO:
commit=c9d295a8e909c45a5e1d9fb5ef2c2ed0df1e871a

- libxl: Remove redundant setting of phyical-device
(George Dunlap)

- BUILDINFO:
commit=8669823eab47b0fa3ae9a7f8fa5ef45874582559

- x86emul: CMPXCHG8B ignores operand size prefix (Jan
Beulich) [Orabug: 25180276]

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b2b5432b

Solution :

Update the affected xen / xen-tools packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95794 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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