Virtuozzo 6 : parallels-server-bm-release / vzkernel / etc (VZA-2017-001)
High Nessus Plugin ID 97974
SynopsisThe remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the parallels-server-bm-release / vzkernel / etc packages installed, the Virtuozzo installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- Fixed handling of stored error in a negatively instantiated user key. Key management subsystems could be abused to escalate privileges through memory corruption. All kernels were affected.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Virtuozzo security advisory.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected parallels-server-bm-release / vzkernel / etc package.