Virtuozzo 6 : libvirt / libvirt-client / libvirt-devel / etc (VZLSA-2019-1578)

high Nessus Plugin ID 126243


The remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.


An update for libvirt is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

The libvirt library contains a C API for managing and interacting with the virtualization capabilities of Linux and other operating systems.
In addition, libvirt provides tools for remote management of virtualized systems.

Security Fix(es) :

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

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Note that Tenable Network Security has attempted to extract the preceding description block directly from the corresponding Red Hat security advisory. Virtuozzo provides no description for VZLSA advisories. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected libvirt / libvirt-client / libvirt-devel / etc package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 126243

File Name: Virtuozzo_VZLSA-2019-1578.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 6/25/2019

Updated: 5/14/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-10161


Risk Factor: High

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: p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:libvirt, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:libvirt-client, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:libvirt-devel, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:libvirt-lock-sanlock, p-cpe:/a:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:libvirt-python, cpe:/o:virtuozzo:virtuozzo:6

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/20/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-10161