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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-6258: xen Multiple issues

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-6258: xen Multiple issues

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
08/02/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The PV pagetable code in arch/x86/mm.c in Xen 4.7.x and earlier allows local 32-bit PV guest OS administrators to gain host OS privileges by leveraging fast-paths for updating pagetable entries.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-xen

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