Fedora 16 : xen-4.1.4-3.fc16 (2013-1274)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64408


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 VT-d interrupt remapping source validation flaw [XSA-33,CVE-2012-5634]

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: Medium

ID: 64408

File Name: fedora_2013-1274.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/04

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/01/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5634

FEDORA: 2013-1274