Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 201202-07 (libvirt)

Published: 2012-03-12 15:35:34
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Technical Details:
Multiple vulnerabilities were found in libvirt, the worst of which might allow guest OS users to read arbitrary files on the host OS.

Recommendations:
All libvirt users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/libvirt-0.9.3-r1'

Summary:
The remote host is missing updates announced in advisory GLSA 201202-07.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-1146
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-1486
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2178
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2511

References:

http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=GLSA%20201202-07
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=358877
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=372963
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=373991
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=386287

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.9
Published
2012-03-12
Modified
2018-10-12
Category
Gentoo Local Security Checks

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