Fedora 21 : xen-4.4.1-16.fc21 (2015-3944)

high Nessus Plugin ID 82054


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Additional patch for XSA-98 on arm64 HVM qemu unexpectedly enabling emulated VGA graphics backends [XSA-119, CVE-2015-2152] Hypervisor memory corruption due to x86 emulator flaw [XSA-123, CVE-2015-2151] enable building pngs from fig files which is working again, fix oxenstored.service preset preuninstall script, arm: vgic: incorrect rate limiting of guest triggered logging, Information leak via internal x86 system device emulation, Information leak through version information hypercall

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Update the affected xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82054

File Name: fedora_2015-3944.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/25/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/15/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1563, CVE-2015-2044, CVE-2015-2045, CVE-2015-2151, CVE-2015-2152

BID: 72766, 73015, 73068

FEDORA: 2015-3944