Scientific Linux Security Update : libguestfs on SL6.x x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99219
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity Fix(es) :
- An integer conversion flaw was found in the way OCaml's String handled its length. Certain operations on an excessively long String could trigger a buffer overflow or result in an information leak. (CVE-2015-8869)
Note: The libguestfs packages in this advisory were rebuilt with a fixed version of OCaml to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.