openSUSE Security Update : xen-201107 (openSUSE-SU-2011:0941-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75777


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Security / Collective Update for Xen

Xen :

- bnc#702025 - VUL-0: xen: VT-d (PCI passthrough) MSI trap injection (CVE-2011-1898)

- bnc#703924 - update block-npiv scripts to support BFA HBA

- bnc#689954 - L3: Live migrations fail when guest crashes: domain_crash_sync called from entry.S

- bnc#693472 - Bridge hangs cause redundant ring failures in SLE 11 SP1 HAE + XEN

- bnc#582265 - xen-scsi.ko not supported

- bnc#670465 - When connecting to Xen guest through vncviewer mouse tracking is off.

- bnc#684305 - on_crash is being ignored with kdump now working in HVM

vm-install :

- bnc#692625 - virt-manager has problems to install guest from multiple CD


Update the affected xen-201107 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75777

File Name: suse_11_3_xen-201107-110726.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:vm-install, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen, 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-desktop, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-kmp-pae, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xen-tools-domU, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/07/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1898