Fedora 10 : libvirt-0.5.1-2.fc10 (2008-11443)

High Nessus Plugin ID 36460


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


fix missing read-only access checks, fixes CVE-2008-5086 - upstream release 0.5.1 - mostly bugfixes e.g #473071 - some driver improvements

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 libvirt package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 36460

File Name: fedora_2008-11443.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libvirt, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-5086

FEDORA: 2008-11443