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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-3496

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
11/23/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

XENMEM_populate_physmap in Xen 4.0, 4.1, and 4.2, and Citrix XenServer 6.0.2 and earlier, when translating paging mode is not used, allows local PV OS guest kernels to cause a denial of service (BUG triggered and host crash) via invalid flags such as MEMF_populate_on_demand.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-sle-sdk-release
  • suse-upgrade-vm-install
  • suse-upgrade-xen
  • suse-upgrade-xen-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-xen-devel
  • suse-upgrade-xen-doc-html
  • suse-upgrade-xen-doc-pdf
  • suse-upgrade-xen-doc-ps
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-bigsmp
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-debug
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-default-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-desktop
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-desktop-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-kdump
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-pae-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-smp
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-trace
  • suse-upgrade-xen-libs
  • suse-upgrade-xen-libs-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-xen-libs-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-xen-libs-debuginfo-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-xen-libs-debuginfo-x86
  • suse-upgrade-xen-libs-x86
  • suse-upgrade-xen-tools
  • suse-upgrade-xen-tools-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-xen-tools-domu
  • suse-upgrade-xen-tools-domu-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-xen-tools-ioemu

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