Virtuozzo 6 : parallels-server-bm-release / vzkernel / etc (VZA-2017-031)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99710
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 :
- It was found that keyctl_set_reqkey_keyring() function leaked thread keyring which could allow an unprivileged local user to exhaust kernel memory.
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.