Fedora 23 : xen (2016-8d3fe9914b)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 92126


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


cleaner way to set kernel module load list Unrestricted qemu logging [XSA-180, CVE-2014-3672] (#1339125) Qemu: scsi: esp: OOB write while writing to 's->cmdbuf' in esp_reg_write [CVE-2016-4439] (#1337502) Qemu: scsi: esp: OOB write while writing to 's->cmdbuf' in get_cmd [CVE-2016-4441] (#1337505) Qemu: scsi: megasas: out-of-bounds write while setting controller properties [CVE-2016-5106] (#1339578) Qemu:
scsi: megasas: stack information leakage while reading configuration [CVE-2016-5105] (#1339583)

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Update the affected xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92126

File Name: fedora_2016-8d3fe9914b.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/14/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xen, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/4/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/20/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3672, CVE-2016-4439, CVE-2016-4441, CVE-2016-5105, CVE-2016-5106