Fedora 30 : xen (2019-cbb732f760)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 131460


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


add missing XSA-299 patches x86: Machine Check Error on Page Size Change DoS [XSA-304, CVE-2018-12207] TSX Asynchronous Abort speculative side channel [XSA-305, CVE-2019-11135]


VCPUOP_initialise DoS [XSA-296, CVE-2019-18420] missing descriptor table limit checking in x86 PV emulation [XSA-298, CVE-2019-18425] Issues with restartable PV type change operations [XSA-299, CVE-2019-18421] (#1767726) add-to-physmap can be abused to DoS Arm hosts [XSA-301, CVE-2019-18423] passed through PCI devices may corrupt host memory after deassignment [XSA-302, CVE-2019-18424] (#1767731) ARM: Interrupts are unconditionally unmasked in exception handlers [XSA-303, CVE-2019-18422]

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Update the affected xen package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 131460

File Name: fedora_2019-cbb732f760.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/3/2019

Updated: 4/9/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.1


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-18425


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/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:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:30

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/28/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/31/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12207, CVE-2019-11135, CVE-2019-18420, CVE-2019-18421, CVE-2019-18422, CVE-2019-18423, CVE-2019-18424, CVE-2019-18425

FEDORA: 2019-cbb732f760

IAVB: 2019-B-0084-S