Fedora 26 : xen (2017-16a414b3c5)
High Nessus Plugin ID 105511
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
Descriptionanother patch related to the [XSA-240, CVE-2017-15595] issue xen:
various flaws (#1525018) x86 PV guests may gain access to internally used page [XSA-248] broken x86 shadow mode refcount overflow check [XSA-249] improper x86 shadow mode refcount error handling [XSA-250] improper bug check in x86 log-dirty handling [XSA-251]
xen: various flaws (#1518214) x86: infinite loop due to missing PoD error checking [XSA-246] Missing p2m error checking in PoD code [XSA-247]
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SolutionUpdate the affected xen package.