Fedora 20 : libvirt-1.1.3-2.fc20 (2013-18455)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 70408


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Allow QoS change with update-device (bz #1014200)

- Fix nwfilter crash during firewalld install (bz #1014762)

- Fix crash with nographics (bz #1014088) Update to 1.1.3 release

- Sync with v1.1.2-maint

- Rebuild for libswan soname bump (bz #1009701)

- CVE-2013-4311: Insecure polkit usage (bz #1009539, bz #1005332)

- CVE-2013-4296: Invalid free memory stats (bz #1006173, bz #1009667)

- CVE-2013-4297: Invalid free in NBDDeviceAssociate (bz #1006505, bz #1006511)

- Fix virsh block-commit abort (bz #1010056)

- Fix snapshot restore when VM has disabled usb support (bz #1011520)

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 libvirt package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 70408

File Name: fedora_2013-18455.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/13/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libvirt, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:20

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/7/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4296, CVE-2013-4297, CVE-2013-4311

BID: 62508, 62510, 62576

FEDORA: 2013-18455