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openSUSE-SU-2013:1549-1: moderate: libvirt: fixed security bugs
openSUSE Security Update: libvirt: fixed security bugs
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2013:1549-1
Rating: moderate
References: #836931 #838638
Cross-References: CVE-2013-4296 CVE-2013-4311
Affected Products:
openSUSE 12.2
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An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:


libvirt was updated to fix 2 security issues:

CVE-2013-4311: Add support for using 3-arg pkcheck syntax
for process, which previously could be used for race
conditions to gain privileges.

CVE-2013-4296: Fix crash in remoteDispatchDomainMemoryStats


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 12.2:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2013-764

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE 12.2 (i586 x86_64):

libvirt-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-client-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-client-debuginfo-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-debuginfo-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-debugsource-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-devel-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-doc-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-lock-sanlock-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-lock-sanlock-debuginfo-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-python-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-python-debuginfo-0.9.11.9-1.13.1

- openSUSE 12.2 (x86_64):

libvirt-client-32bit-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-client-debuginfo-32bit-0.9.11.9-1.13.1
libvirt-devel-32bit-0.9.11.9-1.13.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4296.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4311.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/836931
https://bugzilla.novell.com/838638


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