Fedora 24 : xen (2016-cf396bc041)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92165

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

fix systemd build issue on F25 Qemu: scsi: esp: OOB r/w access while processing ESP_FIFO [CVE-2016-5338] (#1343323) Qemu: scsi: megasas:
information leakage in megasas_ctrl_get_info [CVE-2016-5337] (#1343909)

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Solution

Update the affected xen package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-cf396bc041

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92165

File Name: fedora_2016-cf396bc041.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/07/14

Updated: 2020/06/04

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: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/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: 2016/06/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/06/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5337, CVE-2016-5338