Fedora 9 : kvm-65-7.fc9 (2008-4386)

High Nessus Plugin ID 32461


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Tue May 27 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> - 65-7.fc9

- Fix the build

- Tue May 27 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> - 65-6.fc9

- Fix Cirrus heap overflow vulnerability (#448525)

- Fri May 23 2008 Daniel P. Berrange <berrange at redhat.com> - 65-5.fc9

- Put PTY in rawmode

- Tue May 20 2008 Mark McLoughlin <markmc at redhat.com>
- 65-4.fc9

- Re-enable patch to fix -kernel with virtio/extboot drives (#444578)

- Fri May 16 2008 Glauber Costa <gcosta at redhat.com> - 65-3.fc9

- Fix problem with cirrus device that was breaking vnc connections (rhbz #446830)

- Tue Apr 29 2008 Mark McLoughlin <markmc at redhat.com>
- 65-2

- Fix -kernel with virtio/extboot drives (#444578)

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.


Update the affected kvm package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 32461

File Name: fedora_2008-4386.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/05/29

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kvm, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1320

BID: 23731

FEDORA: 2008-4386

CWE: 119