Fedora 18 : xen-4.2.3-2.fc18 (2013-17689)

low Nessus Plugin ID 70304
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Information leak on AVX and/or LWP capable CPUs [XSA-62, CVE-2013-1442]

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=1006431

http://www.nessus.org/u?4cc7e4aa

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 70304

File Name: fedora_2013-17689.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/6/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 1.2

Temporal Score: 1

Vector: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

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: 9/26/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1442

BID: 62630

FEDORA: 2013-17689