openSUSE Security Update : xen (openSUSE-SU-2013:0637-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 74967

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

XEN was updated to fix various bugs and security issues :

Security issues fixed :

- bnc#800275 - CVE-2013-0153: xen: interrupt remap entries shared and old ones not cleared on AMD IOMMUs

- bnc#797523 - CVE-2012-6075: qemu / kvm-qemu: e1000 overflows under some conditions

- bnc#797031 - Xen Security Advisory 37 (CVE-2013-0154) - Hypervisor crash due to incorrect ASSERT (debug build only)

- bnc#794316 - CVE-2012-5634: xen: VT-d interrupt remapping source validation flaw (XSA-33)

Bugs fixed :

- Upstream patches from Jan 26536-xenoprof-div-by-0.patch 26578-AMD-IOMMU-replace-BUG_ON.patch 26656-x86-fix-null-pointer-dereference-in-intel_get_exte nded_msrs.patch 26659-AMD-IOMMU-erratum-746-workaround.patch 26660-x86-fix-CMCI-injection.patch 26672-vmx-fix-handling-of-NMI-VMEXIT.patch 26673-Avoid-stale-pointer-when-moving-domain-to-another- cpupool.patch 26676-fix-compat-memory-exchange-op-splitting.patch 26677-x86-make-certain-memory-sub-ops-return-valid-value s.patch 26678-SEDF-avoid-gathering-vCPU-s-on-pCPU0.patch 26679-x86-defer-processing-events-on-the-NMI-exit-path.p atch 26683-credit1-Use-atomic-bit-operations-for-the-flags-st ructure.patch 26692-x86-MSI-fully-protect-MSI-X-table.patch

- bnc#805094 - xen hot plug attach/detach fails modified blktap-pv-cdrom.patch

- bnc#802690 - domain locking can prevent a live migration from completing modified xend-domain-lock.patch

- bnc#797014 - no way to control live migrations 26547-tools-xc_fix_logic_error_in_stdiostream_progress.p atch 26548-tools-xc_handle_tty_output_differently_in_stdiostr eam_progress.patch 26549-tools-xc_turn_XCFLAGS__into_shifts.patch 26550-tools-xc_restore_logging_in_xc_save.patch 26551-tools-xc_log_pid_in_xc_save-xc_restore_output.patc h 26675-tools-xentoollog_update_tty_detection_in_stdiostre am_progress.patch xen.migrate.tools-xc_print_messages_from_xc_save_with_xc
_report.patch xen.migrate.tools-xc_document_printf_calls_in_xc_restore .patch xen.migrate.tools-xc_rework_xc_save.cswitch_qemu_logdirt y.patch xen.migrate.tools_set_migration_constraints_from_cmdline .patch xen.migrate.tools_add_xm_migrate_--log_progress_option.p atch

- remove old patches: xen.xc.progress.patch xen.xc_save.details.patch xen.migration.abort_if_busy.patch

- bnc#806736: enabling xentrace crashes hypervisor 26686-xentrace_fix_off-by-one_in_calculate_tbuf_size.pat ch

- Upstream patches from Jan 26287-sched-credit-pick-idle.patch 26501-VMX-simplify-CR0-update.patch 26502-VMX-disable-SMEP-when-not-paging.patch 26516-ACPI-parse-table-retval.patch (Replaces CVE-2013-0153-xsa36.patch) 26517-AMD-IOMMU-clear-irtes.patch (Replaces CVE-2013-0153-xsa36.patch) 26518-AMD-IOMMU-disable-if-SATA-combined-mode.patch (Replaces CVE-2013-0153-xsa36.patch) 26519-AMD-IOMMU-perdev-intremap-default.patch (Replaces CVE-2013-0153-xsa36.patch) 26526-pvdrv-no-devinit.patch 26531-AMD-IOMMU-IVHD-special-missing.patch (Replaces CVE-2013-0153-xsa36.patch)

- bnc#798188 - Add $network to xend initscript dependencies

- bnc#797014 - no way to control live migrations

- fix logic error in stdiostream_progress xen.xc.progress.patch

- restore logging in xc_save xen.xc_save.details.patch

- add options to control migration tunables

--max_iters, --max_factor, --abort_if_busy xen.migration.abort_if_busy.patch

- bnc#799694 - Unable to dvd or cdrom-boot DomU after xen-tools update Fixed with update to Xen version 4.1.4

- bnc#800156 - L3: HP iLo Generate NMI function not working in XEN kernel 26440-x86-forward-SERR.patch

- Upstream patches from Jan 26404-x86-forward-both-NMI-kinds.patch 26427-x86-AMD-enable-WC+.patch

- bnc#793927 - Xen VMs with more than 2 disks randomly fail to start 25590-hotplug-locking.patch 25595-hotplug-locking.patch 26079-hotplug-locking.patch

- Upstream patches from Jan 26332-x86-compat-show-guest-stack-mfn.patch 26333-x86-get_page_type-assert.patch (Replaces CVE-2013-0154-xsa37.patch) 26340-VT-d-intremap-verify-legacy-bridge.patch (Replaces CVE-2012-5634-xsa33.patch) 26370-libxc-x86-initial-mapping-fit.patch

- Update to Xen 4.1.4 c/s 23432

- Update xenpaging.guest-memusage.patch add rule for xenmem to avoid spurious build failures

- Upstream patches from Jan 26179-PCI-find-next-cap.patch 26183-x86-HPET-masking.patch 26188-x86-time-scale-asm.patch 26200-IOMMU-debug-verbose.patch 26203-x86-HAP-dirty-vram-leak.patch 26229-gnttab-version-switch.patch (Replaces CVE-2012-5510-xsa26.patch) 26230-x86-HVM-limit-batches.patch (Replaces CVE-2012-5511-xsa27.patch) 26231-memory-exchange-checks.patch (Replaces CVE-2012-5513-xsa29.patch) 26232-x86-mark-PoD-error-path.patch (Replaces CVE-2012-5514-xsa30.patch) 26233-memop-order-checks.patch (Replaces CVE-2012-5515-xsa31.patch) 26235-IOMMU-ATS-max-queue-depth.patch 26272-x86-EFI-makefile-cflags-filter.patch 26294-x86-AMD-Fam15-way-access-filter.patch CVE-2013-0154-xsa37.patch

- Restore c/s 25751 in 23614-x86_64-EFI-boot.patch. Modify the EFI Makefile to do additional filtering.
EFI-makefile-cflags-filter.patch

Solution

Update the affected xen packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=793927

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=794316

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=797014

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=797031

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=797523

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=798188

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=799694

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=800156

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=800275

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=802690

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=805094

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=806736

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00052.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74967

File Name: openSUSE-2013-311.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-doc-html, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-doc-pdf, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-kmp-default, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-kmp-default-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-kmp-desktop, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-kmp-desktop-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-kmp-pae, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-kmp-pae-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-libs-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-libs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-libs-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-tools-domU, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-tools-domU-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/30/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5510, CVE-2012-5511, CVE-2012-5513, CVE-2012-5514, CVE-2012-5515, CVE-2012-5634, CVE-2012-6075, CVE-2013-0153, CVE-2013-0154