SuSE 11.3 Security Update : kvm (SAT Patch Number 9142)

high Nessus Plugin ID 73939
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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


The QEMU embedded within KVM received various security fixes.

Various issues in the block layer have been fixed :

- A virtio security issue in config io space handling.

- A SCSI report LUNs buffer overflow. (CVE-2013-4344)

- A buffer overflow in the QEMU USB stack. (CVE-2013-4541)


Apply SAT patch number 9142.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73939

File Name: suse_11_kvm-140416.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/9/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:kvm, 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: 4/16/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2016, CVE-2013-4344, CVE-2013-4541, CVE-2014-0142, CVE-2014-0143, CVE-2014-0144, CVE-2014-0145, CVE-2014-0146, CVE-2014-0147