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Debian: CVE-2016-4962: xen -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2016-4962: xen -- security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/07/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/28/2016
Modified
03/02/2020

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)

  • debian-upgrade-xen

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