Fedora 24 : xen (2017-b3bdaf58bc)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 101183


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


xen: various flaws (#1463247) blkif responses leak backend stack data [XSA-216] page transfer may allow PV guest to elevate privilege [XSA-217] Races in the grant table unmap code [XSA-218] x86:
insufficient reference counts during shadow emulation [XSA-219] x86:
PKRU and BND* leakage between vCPU-s [XSA-220] stale P2M mappings due to insufficient error checking [XSA-222] ARM guest disabling interrupt may crash Xen [XSA-223] grant table operations mishandle reference counts [XSA-224] arm: vgic: Out-of-bound access when sending SGIs [XSA-225] NULL pointer deref in event channel poll [XSA-221] (#1463231)

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Update the affected xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 101183

File Name: fedora_2017-b3bdaf58bc.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/03

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/07/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10911, CVE-2017-10912, CVE-2017-10913, CVE-2017-10915, CVE-2017-10916, CVE-2017-10917, CVE-2017-10918, CVE-2017-10919, CVE-2017-10920, CVE-2017-10923

FEDORA: 2017-b3bdaf58bc

IAVB: 2017-B-0074