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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-2178: libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-2178: libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
08/10/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The virSecurityManagerGetPrivateData function in security/security_manager.c in libvirt 0.8.8 through 0.9.1 uses the wrong argument for a sizeof call, which causes incorrect processing of "security manager private data" that "reopens disk probing" and might allow guest OS users to read arbitrary files on the host OS. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of a CVE-2010-2238 regression.

Solution(s)

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

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