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VPR Score: 7.3
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201801-14 (Xen: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Xen. Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
A local attacker could potentially execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the Xen (QEMU) process on the host, gain privileges on the host system, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Xen users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/xen-4.9.1-r1' All Xen tools users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/xen-tools-4.9.1-r1'