Debian DSA-3414-1 : xen - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 87288

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Multiple security issues have been found in the Xen virtualisation solution, which may result in denial of service or information disclosure.

Solution

Upgrade the xen packages.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), an update will be provided later.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 4.4.1-9+deb8u3.

See Also

https://packages.debian.org/source/jessie/xen

https://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3414

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 87288

File Name: debian_DSA-3414.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/12/10

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:xen, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3259, CVE-2015-3340, CVE-2015-5307, CVE-2015-6654, CVE-2015-7311, CVE-2015-7812, CVE-2015-7813, CVE-2015-7814, CVE-2015-7969, CVE-2015-7970, CVE-2015-7971, CVE-2015-7972, CVE-2015-8104

DSA: 3414