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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-5753: Xen: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-5753: Xen: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/04/2018
Created
03/19/2019
Added
10/31/2018
Modified
10/31/2018

Description

Systems with microprocessors utilizing speculative execution and branch prediction may allow unauthorized disclosure of information to an attacker with local user access via a side-channel analysis.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulation-xen
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulation-xen-tools

References

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulation-xen
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulation-xen-tools

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