Fedora 18 : xen-4.2.2-9.fc18 (2013-11768)

High Nessus Plugin ID 67322

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

add upstream patch for PCI passthrough problems after XSA-46 xenstore permissions not set correctly by libxl [XSA-57]

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=971503

http://www.nessus.org/u?e6684e4a

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 67322

File Name: fedora_2013-11768.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/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: 2013/06/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2211

FEDORA: 2013-11768