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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2018-6764: libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2018-6764: libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/23/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/09/2018
Modified
11/02/2018

Description

util/virlog.c in libvirt does not properly determine the hostname on LXC container startup, which allows local guest OS users to bypass an intended container protection mechanism and execute arbitrary commands via a crafted NSS module.

Solution(s)

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

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