Fedora 24 : xen (2016-4c407cd849)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 94058

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

qemu-kvm: Directory traversal flaw in 9p virtio backend [CVE-2016-7116] qemu: hw: net: Heap overflow in xlnx.xps-ethernetlite [CVE-2016-7161] CR0.TS and CR0.EM not always honored for x86 HVM guest [XSA-190, CVE-2016-7777]

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Solution

Update the affected xen package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-4c407cd849

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 94058

File Name: fedora_2016-4c407cd849.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/14/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/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: 10/13/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/5/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7116, CVE-2016-7161, CVE-2016-7777

FEDORA: 2016-4c407cd849

IAVB: 2016-B-0149-S