Scientific Linux Security Update : libvirt on SL6.x i386/x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 126090


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Security Fix(es) :

- libvirt: arbitrary file read/exec via virDomainSaveImageGetXMLDesc API (CVE-2019-10161)

- libvirt: virDomainManagedSaveDefineXML API exposed to readonly clients (CVE-2019-10166)

- libvirt: arbitrary command execution via virConnectGetDomainCapabilities API (CVE-2019-10167)

- libvirt: arbitrary command execution via virConnectBaselineHypervisorCPU and virConnectCompareHypervisorCPU APIs (CVE-2019-10168)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 126090

File Name: sl_20190620_libvirt_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/06/21

Updated: 2020/01/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/06/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-10161, CVE-2019-10166, CVE-2019-10167, CVE-2019-10168