Citrix XenServer Security Update for CVE-2015-8339 & CVE-2015-8340 (CTX203451))

Published: 2015-12-09 17:03:53
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Detection Method:
Check the installed hotfixes

Recommendations:
Apply the hotfix referenced in the advisory.

Summary:
A security vulnerability has been identified in Citrix XenServer that may allow a malicious administrator of a guest VM to crash the XenServer host.

Affected Versions:
Citrix XenServer up to and including Citrix XenServer 6.5 Service Pack 1

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-2015-8339
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-8340

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2015-8339
https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2015-8340

References:

http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX203451

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.7
Published
2015-12-09
Modified
2018-10-12
Category
Citrix Xenserver Local Security Checks

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