openSUSE Security Update : libvirt (openSUSE-SU-2012:0347-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75931


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This collective update 2012/02 for Xen provides fixes for the following reports :

Xen ===

- 649209: Fix Xen live migrations being slow

- 683580: Fix hangs during boot up after the message 'Enabled directed EOI with ioapic_ack_old on!

- 691256: unable to open a connection to the XEN Hypervisor

- 694863: Fix kexec fails in xen

- 701686: kdump hangs on megaraid_sas driver

- 704160: crm resource migrate fails with xen machines

- 706106: Fix Inconsistent reporting of VM names during migration

- 706574: xm console DomUName hang after 'xm save/restore' of PVM on the latest Xen

- 712051: Fix xen: IOMMU fault livelock

- 712823: Xen guest does not start reliable when rebooted

- 714183: Since last update Xen VM's don't start if the name contains dots (as in '')

- 715655: No support for performance counters for Westmere E7-8837 and SandyBridge i5-2500

- 716695: dom-us using tap devices will not start

- 725169: xen-4.0.2_21511_03-0.5.3: bootup hangs

- 726332: Xen changeset 21326 introduces considerable performance hit

- 727515: Fragmented packets hang network boot of HVM guest

- 732782: xm create hangs when maxmen value is enclosed in 'quotes'

- 734826: xm rename doesn't work anymore

- 736824: Microcode patches for AMD's 15h processors panic the system

- 739585: Xen block-attach fails after repeated attach/detach

- 740165: Fix heap overflow in e1000 device emulation

libvirt =======

- 728681: libvirtd litters syslog with 'interfaceGetXMLDesc:355 : internal error' messages when using virt-manager

virt-utils ==========

- Add Support for creating images that can be run on Microsoft Hyper-V host (Fix vpc file format. Add support for fixed disks)


Update the affected libvirt packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75931

File Name: suse_11_4_libvirt-120208.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:libvirt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvirt-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvirt-client-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvirt-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvirt-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvirt-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvirt-python, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvirt-python-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virt-utils, 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-debuginfo, 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:11.4

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0029

OSVDB: 78506