Fedora 21 : libvirt- (2015-1892)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81365


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Rebased to version

- CVE-2014-8131: deadlock and segfault in qemuConnectGetAllDomainStats (bz #1172571)

- CVE-2015-0236: missing ACL check for the VIR_DOMAIN_XML_SECURE flag in save images and snapshots objects (bz #1185769)

- CVE-2014-8136: local denial of service in qemu/qemu_driver.c (bz #1176179)

- Fix crash parsing nbd URIs (bz #1188644)

- Fix domain startup failing with 'strict' mode in numatune (bz #1168672)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected libvirt package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81365

File Name: fedora_2015-1892.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/02/16

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:libvirt, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/02/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8131, CVE-2014-8136, CVE-2015-0236

FEDORA: 2015-1892