Fedora 17 : xen-4.1.4-4.fc17 (2013-2002)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 64650
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

guest using oxenstored can crash host or exhaust memory [XSA-38, CVE-2013-0215] (#907888), guest using AMD-Vi for PCI passthrough can cause denial of service [XSA-36, CVE-2013-0153](#910914)

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.

Solution

Update the affected xen package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=906323

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=910903

http://www.nessus.org/u?5c8727df

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64650

File Name: fedora_2013-2002.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/18/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/8/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0153, CVE-2013-0215

BID: 57742, 57745

FEDORA: 2013-2002