SuSE 11.3 Security Update : KVM (SAT Patch Number 9302)

high Nessus Plugin ID 76138


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


Several security issues in KVM have been fixed. Some issues could have resulted in arbitrary code execution or crash of the kvm host.

- virtio-net: buffer overflow in virtio_net_handle_mac() function. (CVE-2014-0150)

- Fixed out of bounds buffer accesses, guest triggerable via IDE SMART. (CVE-2014-2894)

- Fixed various virtio-net buffer overflows.
(CVE-2013-4148 / CVE-2013-4149 / CVE-2013-4150 / CVE-2013-4151)

- Fixed ahci buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4526)

- Fixed hpet buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4527)

- Fixed a PCIE-AER buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4529)

- Fixed a buffer overrun in pl022. (CVE-2013-4530)

- Fixed a vmstate buffer overflow. (CVE-2013-4531)

- Fixed a pxa2xx buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4533)

- Fixed a openpic buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4534)

- Validate virtio num_sg mapping. (CVE-2013-4535 / CVE-2013-4536)

- Fixed ssi-sd buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4537)

- Fixed ssd0323 buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4538)

- Fixed tsc210x buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4539)

- Fixed Zaurus buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4540)

- Some USB sanity checking added. (CVE-2013-4541)

- Fixed virtio scsi buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-4542)

- Fixed another virtio buffer overrun. (CVE-2013-6399)

- Validate config_len on load in virtio (CVE-2014-0182)


Apply SAT patch number 9302.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76138

File Name: suse_11_kvm-140528.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/19/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#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: 5/28/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4148, CVE-2013-4149, CVE-2013-4150, CVE-2013-4151, CVE-2013-4526, CVE-2013-4527, CVE-2013-4529, CVE-2013-4530, CVE-2013-4531, CVE-2013-4533, CVE-2013-4534, CVE-2013-4535, CVE-2013-4536, CVE-2013-4537, CVE-2013-4538, CVE-2013-4539, CVE-2013-4540, CVE-2013-4541, CVE-2013-4542, CVE-2013-6399, CVE-2014-0150, CVE-2014-0182, CVE-2014-2894