FreeBSD : xen-tools -- xenstore denial of service via repeated update (47873d72-14eb-11e7-970f-002590263bf5)

High Nessus Plugin ID 99059


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


The Xen Project reports :

Unprivileged guests may be able to stall progress of the control domain or driver domain, possibly leading to a Denial of Service (DoS) of the entire host.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99059

File Name: freebsd_pkg_47873d7214eb11e7970f002590263bf5.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/03/30

Modified: 2017/03/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:xen-tools, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/03/28