OracleVM 2.2 : xen (OVMSA-2015-0027)

low Nessus Plugin ID 81695


The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- XSA-122: pre-fill structures for certain HYPERVISOR_xen_version sub-ops (Jan Beulich) [20588670] [CVE-2015-2045]

- XSA-121: return all ones on wrong-sized reads of system device I/O ports (Jan Beulich) [20588358] [CVE-2015-2044]


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 81695

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0027.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Published: 3/9/2015

Updated: 1/4/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-64, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-debugger, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-pvhvm-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-tools, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:2.2

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/6/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/12/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2044, CVE-2015-2045

BID: 72954, 72955