Citrix XenServer Multiple Security Updates (CTX214954)

Published: 2016-07-28 16:00:20
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Detection Method:
Check the installed hotfixes

Recommendations:
Apply the hotfix referenced in the advisory

Summary:
A number of security vulnerabilities have been identified in Citrix XenServer that may allow a malicious administrator of a PV guest VM to compromise or crash the host.

Affected Versions:
These vulnerabilities affect all currently supported versions of Citrix XenServer up to and including Citrix XenServer 7.0.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-6258
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-6259

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2016-6258
https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2016-6259

References:

http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX214954

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.2
Published
2016-07-28
Modified
2018-11-13
Category
Citrix Xenserver Local Security Checks

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