OracleVM 3.1 : xen (OVMSA-2013-0091)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79527
SynopsisThe remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThe remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :
- x86/AMD: work around erratum 793 The recommendation is to set a bit in an MSR - do this if the firmware didn't, considering that otherwise we expose ourselves to a guest induced DoS. This is CVE-2013-6885 / XSA-82.
SolutionUpdate the affected xen / xen-devel / xen-tools packages.