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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-4962: xen Multiple issues

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-4962: xen Multiple issues

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/18/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The libxl device-handling in Xen 4.6.x and earlier allows local OS guest administrators to cause a denial of service (resource consumption or management facility confusion) or gain host OS privileges by manipulating information in guest controlled areas of xenstore.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-xen

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