Fedora 17 : xen-4.1.4-3.fc17 (2013-1269)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64407


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Buffer overflow when processing large packets in qemu e1000 device driver [XSA-41, CVE-2012-6075], fix a bug introduced by fix for XSA-27

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 xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64407

File Name: fedora_2013-1269.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/04

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/01/23

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2013-1269