SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : KVM (SUSE-SU-2015:1152-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 84443
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionKVM was updated to fix two security issues :
CVE-2015-3209: Heap overflow in qemu pcnet controller allowing guest to host escape. (bsc#932770)
CVE-2015-4037: Predictable directory names for smb configuration.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 :
zypper in -t patch slessp3-kvm=10747
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 :
zypper in -t patch sledsp3-kvm=10747
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.