Fedora 22 : xen-4.5.1-5.fc22 (2015-12657)

high Nessus Plugin ID 85359


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


QEMU heap overflow flaw while processing certain ATAPI commands.
[XSA-138, CVE-2015-5154] (#1247142) try again to fix xen-qemu-dom0-disk-backend.service (#1242246) correct qemu location in xen-qemu-dom0-disk-backend.service (#1242246), rebuild efi grub.cfg if it is present (#1239309), re-enable remus by building with libnl3, modify gnutls use in line with Fedora's crypto policies (#1179352)

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Update the affected xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85359

File Name: fedora_2015-12657.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/13/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:22

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/3/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5154

FEDORA: 2015-12657