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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-1146: libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-1146: libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/15/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

libvirt.c in the API in Red Hat libvirt 0.8.8 does not properly restrict operations in a read-only connection, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a (1) virNodeDeviceDettach, (2) virNodeDeviceReset, (3) virDomainRevertToSnapshot, (4) virDomainSnapshotDelete, (5) virNodeDeviceReAttach, or (6) virConnectDomainXMLToNative call, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-5086.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulation-libvirt

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