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Debian: CVE-2017-10914: xen -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2017-10914: xen -- security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/04/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/13/2017
Modified
02/24/2020

Description

The grant-table feature in Xen through 4.8.x has a race condition leading to a double free, which allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption), or possibly obtain sensitive information or gain privileges, aka XSA-218 bug 2.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-xen

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