Fedora 18 : xen-4.2.1-5.fc18 (2013-1434)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64418


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Two security fixes from nested virtualization (CVE-2013-0151 CVE-2013-0152), restore status option to xend which is used by libvirt Buffer overflow when processing large packets in qemu e1000 device driver [XSA-41, CVE-2012-6075]

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: 64418

File Name: fedora_2013-1434.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/04

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/01/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0151, CVE-2013-0152

FEDORA: 2013-1434