SuSE 11.2 Security Update : libvirt (SAT Patch Number 7015)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 64201
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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


libvirt received security and bugfixes :

- Fixed a libvirt remote denial of service (crash) problem. The following bugs have been fixed :.

- qemu: Fix probing for guest capabilities

- xen-xm: Generate UUID if not specified

- xenParseXM: don't dereference NULL pointer when script is empty


Apply SAT patch number 7015.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64201

File Name: suse_11_libvirt-201211-121102.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/25/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-client-32bit, 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: 11/2/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3497, CVE-2012-4411, CVE-2012-4423, CVE-2012-4535, CVE-2012-4536, CVE-2012-4537, CVE-2012-4538, CVE-2012-4539, CVE-2012-4544