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RHSA-2010:0998: kvm security and bug fix update

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RHSA-2010:0998: kvm security and bug fix update

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/23/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/04/2011
Modified
08/10/2020

Description

arch/x86/kvm/x86.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36.2 does not initialize certain structure members, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel stack memory via read operations on the /dev/kvm device.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-kmod-kvm
  • redhat-upgrade-kvm
  • redhat-upgrade-kvm-qemu-img
  • redhat-upgrade-kvm-tools

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