SuSE 11.3 Security Update : libvirt (SAT Patch Number 8705)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 72229


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update fixes a crash in LXC's memtune code. CVE-2013-6436 has been assigned to this issue.


Apply SAT patch number 8705.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 72229

File Name: suse_11_libvirt-131223.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/01/31

Modified: 2014/01/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-client-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-lock-sanlock, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libvirt-python, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6436