SuSE 10 Security Update : Xen (ZYPP Patch Number 7699)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 57267
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The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes a denial of service (Host Crash) in the XEN hypervisor. (CVE-2011-2901)


Apply ZYPP patch number 7699.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57267

File Name: suse_xen-7699.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/13/2011

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/19/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/13/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2901, CVE-2011-3131