Fedora 23 : xen (2016-8d3fe9914b)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92126

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

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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Solution

Update the affected xen package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-8d3fe9914b

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92126

File Name: fedora_2016-8d3fe9914b.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/07/14

Updated: 2019/09/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/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/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/05/20

Reference Information

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