Scientific Linux Security Update : qemu-kvm on SL7.x x86_64 (20200205)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 133518

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VPR Score: 8.4


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


Security Fix(es) :

- hw: TSX Transaction Asynchronous Abort (TAA) (CVE-2019-11135)

- QEMU: slirp: heap buffer overflow during packet reassembly (CVE-2019-14378)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 133518

File Name: sl_20200205_qemu_kvm_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/02/06

Updated: 2020/02/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 8.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-img, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-kvm, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-kvm-common, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-kvm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-kvm-tools, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/02/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11135, CVE-2019-14378