Fedora 24 : xen (2016-bc02bff7f5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96216


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


two security flaws (#1406840) x86 PV guests may be able to mask interrupts [XSA-202, CVE-2016-10024] x86: missing NULL pointer check in VMFUNC emulation [XSA-203, CVE-2016-10025] x86: Mishandling of SYSCALL singlestep during emulation [XSA-204, CVE-2016-10013] (#1406260)

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Update the affected xen package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96216

File Name: fedora_2016-bc02bff7f5.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/01/03

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

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

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: 2016/12/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10013, CVE-2016-10024, CVE-2016-10025

FEDORA: 2016-bc02bff7f5

IAVB: 2017-B-0008