Fedora 24 : xen-4.6.1-6.fc24 (2016-48e72b7bc5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 90954

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VPR Score: 6.5


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


x86 shadow pagetables: address width overflow [XSA-173, CVE-2016-3960] Qemu: net: buffer overflow in stellaris_enet emulator [CVE-2016-4001] Qemu: net: buffer overflow in MIPSnet emulator [CVE-2016-4002] qemu:
Infinite loop vulnerability in usb_ehci using siTD process [CVE-2016-4037]

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Update the affected xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 90954

File Name: fedora_2016-48e72b7bc5.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/05/09

Updated: 2021/01/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.5

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/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:24

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3960, CVE-2016-4001, CVE-2016-4002, CVE-2016-4037