Scientific Linux Security Update : netcf on SL7.x x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 87563
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA denial of service flaw was found in netcf. A specially crafted interface name could cause an application using netcf (such as the libvirt daemon) to crash. (CVE-2014-8119)
The netcf packages have been upgraded to upstream version 0.2.8, which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.