Fedora 23 : xen-4.5.2-9.fc23 (2016-f4504e9445)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 90045

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) Qemu: i386: NULL pointer dereference in vapic_write() CVE-2016-1922 (#1292767) qemu: Stack-based buffer overflow in megasas_ctrl_get_info CVE-2015-8613 (#1293305) qemu-kvm:
Infinite loop and out-of-bounds transfer start in start_xmit() and e1000_receive_iov() CVE-2016-1981 (#1299996) Qemu: usb ehci out-of-bounds read in ehci_process_itd (#1300235) Qemu: usb: ehci NULL pointer dereference in ehci_caps_write CVE-2016-2198 (#1303135) Qemu:
net: ne2000: infinite loop in ne2000_receive CVE-2016-2841 (#1304048) Qemu: usb: integer overflow in remote NDIS control message handling CVE-2016-2538 (#1305816) Qemu: usb: NULL pointer dereference in remote NDIS control message handling CVE-2016-2392 (#1307116) Qemu: usb:
multiple eof_timers in ohci module leads to NULL pointer dereference CVE-2016-2391 (#1308882) Qemu: net: out of bounds read in net_checksum_calculate() CVE-2016-2857 (#1309565) Qemu: OOB access in address_space_rw leads to segmentation fault CVE-2015-8817 CVE-2015-8818 (#1313273) Qemu: rng-random: arbitrary stack based allocation leading to corruption CVE-2016-2858 (#1314678)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

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?56044835

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 90045

File Name: fedora_2016-f4504e9445.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/21

Updated: 2016/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

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:23

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