SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libvirt (SAT Patch Number 4870)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55696

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The following bug was fixed in libvirt :

- libvirtd could crash if bogus parameters where passed to the VirDomainGetVcpus call. (CVE-2011-2511)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 4870.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=691926

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=703084

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=704024

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2511.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55696

File Name: suse_11_libvirt-110712.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/07/27

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-python, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2511