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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2013-6885: Xen: Multiple Vunlerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2013-6885: Xen: Multiple Vunlerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
11/28/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The microcode on AMD 16h 00h through 0Fh processors does not properly handle the interaction between locked instructions and write-combined memory types, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via a crafted application, aka the errata 793 issue.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulations-xen
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulations-xen-pvgrub
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulations-xen-tools

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