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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2013-0311

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:A/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
02/21/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
06/21/2018

Description

The translate_desc function in drivers/vhost/vhost.c in the Linux kernel before 3.7 does not properly handle cross-region descriptors, which allows guest OS users to obtain host OS privileges by leveraging KVM guest OS privileges.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-cluster-network-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-cluster-network-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-cluster-network-kmp-ppc64
  • suse-upgrade-cluster-network-kmp-trace
  • suse-upgrade-cluster-network-kmp-xen
  • suse-upgrade-gfs2-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-gfs2-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-gfs2-kmp-ppc64
  • suse-upgrade-gfs2-kmp-trace
  • suse-upgrade-gfs2-kmp-xen
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-man
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-source
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-syms
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-extra
  • suse-upgrade-ocfs2-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-ocfs2-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-ocfs2-kmp-ppc64
  • suse-upgrade-ocfs2-kmp-trace
  • suse-upgrade-ocfs2-kmp-xen
  • suse-upgrade-sle-hae-release
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-xen-kmp-trace

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