Fedora 27 : xen (2018-1a467757ce)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111236
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
Descriptionpreemption checks bypassed in x86 PV MM handling [XSA-264, CVE-2018-12891] x86: #DB exception safety check can be triggered by a guest [XSA-265, CVE-2018-12893] libxl fails to honour readonly flag on HVM emulated SCSI disks [XSA-266, CVE-2018-12892]
Speculative register leakage from lazy FPU context switching [XSA-267, CVE-2018-3665] fix for change in iasl output
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SolutionUpdate the affected xen package.