Fedora 22 : xen-4.5.2-9.fc22 (2016-38b20aa50f)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 90036

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VPR Score: 7.1

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Qemu: nvram: OOB r/w access in processing firmware configurations CVE-2016-1714 (#1296080)

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Solution

Update the affected xen package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1283934

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1284008

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1296060

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1296567

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1298570

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1299455

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1300771

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1301643

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1302299

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1303106

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1303120

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1304794

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1314676

http://www.nessus.org/u?133fe26f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 90036

File Name: fedora_2016-38b20aa50f.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/21

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 7.1

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

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: 2016/03/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8613, CVE-2015-8817, CVE-2015-8818, CVE-2016-1714, CVE-2016-1922, CVE-2016-1981, CVE-2016-2198, CVE-2016-2391, CVE-2016-2392, CVE-2016-2538, CVE-2016-2841, CVE-2016-2857, CVE-2016-2858