Fedora 23 : xen (2016-f1c21e3c3c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 92198

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

qemu-kvm: Integer overflow in SDL when creating too wide screen QEMU:
Banked access to VGA memory (VBE) uses inconsistent bounds checks [XSA-179, CVE-2016-3710, CVE-2016-3712]

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Solution

Update the affected xen package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-f1c21e3c3c

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92198

File Name: fedora_2016-f1c21e3c3c.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/07/14

Updated: 2016/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/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: 2016/05/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3710, CVE-2016-3712