OracleVM 3.4 : xen (OVMSA-2017-0007)

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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: xen
commit=9f3030e391274b89deb80c86a6343dac473916b3

- BUILDINFO: QEMU upstream
commit=f663d3dd4e968756d33e29cb2c2c956cabbdd4ca

- BUILDINFO: QEMU traditional
commit=bc33fbc6f9a004dc11dcc18f1c5c755a60b65b73

- BUILDINFO: IPXE
commit=9a93db3f0947484e30e753bbd61a10b17336e20e

- BUILDINFO: SeaBIOS
commit=7d9cbe613694924921ed1a6f8947d711c5832eee

- x86: force EFLAGS.IF on when exiting to PV guests (Jan
Beulich) [Orabug: 25235009] (CVE-2016-10024)

- Rombios: large disk support for LBA48 to L-CHS
translation (Bhavesh Davda) [Orabug: 25304859]

- x86/emul: Correct the handling of eflags with SYSCALL
(Andrew Cooper) [Orabug: 25294731] (CVE-2016-10013)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?98b370d9

Solution :

Update the affected xen / xen-tools packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96520 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-10013
CVE-2016-10024

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