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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55696


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


The following bug was fixed in libvirt :

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


Apply SAT patch number 4870.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 55696

File Name: suse_11_libvirt-110712.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/07/27

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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