openSUSE Security Update : kvm (openSUSE-2012-84)

High Nessus Plugin ID 74841


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- avoid buffer overflow in e1000 device emulation (bnc#740165)

- Fix dictzip with long file names.


Update the affected kvm packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74841

File Name: openSUSE-2012-84.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kvm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kvm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kvm-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0029