Fedora 27 : xen (2017-b4329d6ee5)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 105960
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

ARM: Some memory not scrubbed at boot [XSA-245] Qemu: vga: reachable assert failure during during display update [CVE-2017-13673] (#1486591) Qemu: vga: OOB read access during display update [CVE-2017-13672] (#1486562)

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Solution

Update the affected xen package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-b4329d6ee5

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105960

File Name: fedora_2017-b4329d6ee5.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/15/2018

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 10/10/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/29/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13672, CVE-2017-13673