Fedora 18 : xen-4.2.2-6.fc18 (2013-10136)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 67269
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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Information leak on XSAVE/XRSTOR capable AMD CPUs [XSA-52, CVE-2013-2076] (#970206) Hypervisor crash due to missing exception recovery on XRSTOR [XSA-53, CVE-2013-2077] (#970204) Hypervisor crash due to missing exception recovery on XSETBV [XSA-54, CVE-2013-2078] (#970202) Multiple vulnerabilities in libelf PV kernel handling [XSA-55] (#970640)

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Update the affected xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 67269

File Name: fedora_2013-10136.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/12/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.2

Temporal Score: 4.5

Vector: AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/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:18

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/6/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2076, CVE-2013-2077, CVE-2013-2078

BID: 60277, 60278, 60282

FEDORA: 2013-10136