Fedora 7 : xen-3.1.0-8.fc7 (2007-2708)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27794


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fri Oct 26 2007 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-8.fc7

- Fixed xenbaked tmpfile flaw (CVE-2007-3919)

- Wed Sep 26 2007 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-7.fc7

- Fixed rtl8139 checksum calculation for Vista (rhbz #308201)

- Wed Sep 26 2007 Chris Lalancette <clalance at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-6.fc7

- QEmu NE2000 overflow check - CVE-2007-1321

- Pygrub guest escape - CVE-2007-4993

- Mon Sep 24 2007 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-5.fc7

- Fix generation of manual pages (rhbz #250791)

- Fix 32-on-64 PVFB for FC6 legacy guests

- Mon Sep 24 2007 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-4.fc7

- Fix VMX assist IRQ handling (rhbz #279581)

- Sun Sep 23 2007 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-3.fc7

- Don't clobber the VIF type attribute in FV guests (rhbz #247122)

- Wed Aug 1 2007 Markus Armbruster <armbru at redhat.com>

- Put guest's native protocol ABI into xenstore, to provide for older kernels running 32-on-64.

- VNC keymap fixes

- Fix race conditions in LibVNCServer on client disconnect

- Mon Jun 11 2007 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-2.fc7

- Remove patch which kills VNC monitor

- Fix HVM save/restore file path to be /var/lib/xen instead of /tmp

- Don't spawn a bogus xen-vncfb daemon for HVM guests

- Fri May 25 2007 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-1.fc7

- Updated to official 3.1.0 tar.gz

- Fixed data corruption from VNC client disconnect (bz 241303)

- Thu May 17 2007 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 3.1.0-0.rc7.2.fc7

- Ensure xen-vncfb processes are cleanedup if guest quits (bz 240406)

- Tear down guest if device hotplug fails

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27794

File Name: fedora_2007-2708.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/11/06

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen-devel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen-libs, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/11/01

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1321, CVE-2007-3919, CVE-2007-4993

FEDORA: 2007-2708

CWE: 20, 59, 189