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openSUSE-SU-2014:0483-1: moderate: xen: security and bugfix release to 4.2.4 c/s 26280
openSUSE Security Update: xen: security and bugfix release to 4.2.4 c/s 26280
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2014:0483-1
Rating: moderate
References: #831120 #833251 #833483 #840997 #842417 #846849
#848014 #848657 #849665 #849667 #849668 #853048
#853049 #858311 #858496 #860163 #860165 #860300
#860302 #861256 #863297
Cross-References: CVE-2013-2212 CVE-2013-4494 CVE-2013-4551
CVE-2013-4553 CVE-2013-4554 CVE-2013-6400
CVE-2013-6885 CVE-2014-1642 CVE-2014-1666
CVE-2014-1891 CVE-2014-1892 CVE-2014-1893
CVE-2014-1894 CVE-2014-1895 CVE-2014-1896
CVE-2014-1950
Affected Products:
openSUSE 12.3
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An update that solves 16 vulnerabilities and has 5 fixes is
now available.

Description:


Xen was updated to fix various bugs and security issues:

Update to Xen version 4.2.4 c/s 26280.

- bnc#861256 - CVE-2014-1950: xen: XSA-88: use-after-free
in xc_cpupool_getinfo() under memory pressure. (fix
included with update)

- bnc#863297: xend/pvscsi: recognize also SCSI CDROM devices

- bnc#858496 - CVE-2014-1642: Xen: XSA-83: Out-of-memory
condition yielding memory corruption during IRQ setup

- bnc#860163 - xen: XSA-84: integer overflow in several
XSM/Flask hypercalls (CVE-2014-1891 CVE-2014-1892
CVE-2014-1893 CVE-2014-1894)

- bnc#860165 - CVE-2014-1895: xen: XSA-85: Off-by-one error
in FLASK_AVC_CACHESTAT hypercall

- bnc#860300 - CVE-2014-1896: xen: XSA-86: libvchan failure
handling malicious ring indexes

- bnc#860302 - CVE-2014-1666: xen: XSA-87:
PHYSDEVOP_{prepare,release}_msix exposed to unprivileged
guests

- bnc#858311 - Server is not booting in kernel XEN after
latest updates - (XEN) setup 0000:00:18.0 for d0 failed
(-19)

- bnc#858496 - CVE-2014-1642: Xen: XSA-83: Out-of-memory
condition yielding memory corruption during IRQ setup

- bnc#853049 - CVE-2013-6885: xen: XSA-82: Guest
triggerable AMD CPU erratum may cause host hang

- bnc#853048 - CVE-2013-6400: xen: XSA-80: IOMMU TLB
flushing may be inadvertently suppressed

- bnc#831120 - CVE-2013-2212: xen: XSA-60: Excessive time
to disable caching with HVM guests with PCI passthrough

- bnc#848014 - [HP HPS] Xen hypervisor panics on 8-blades
nPar with 46-bit memory addressing

- bnc#833251 - [HP BCS SLES11 Bug]: In HPs UEFI x86_64
platform and with xen environment, in booting stage ,xen
hypervisor will panic.

- pygrub: Support (/dev/xvda) style disk specifications

- bnc#849667 - CVE-2014-1895: xen: XSA-74: Lock order
reversal between page_alloc_lock and mm_rwlock

- bnc#849668 - CVE-2013-4554: xen: XSA-76: Hypercalls
exposed to privilege rings 1 and 2 of HVM guests

- bnc#842417 - In HPs UEFI x86_64 platform and sles11sp3
with xen environment, dom0 will soft lockup on multiple
blades nPar.
- bnc#848014 - [HP HPS] Xen hypervisor panics on 8-blades
nPar with 46-bit memory addressing
- bnc#846849 - Soft lockup with PCI passthrough and many
VCPUs
- bnc#833483 - Boot Failure with xen kernel in UEFI mode
with error "No memory for trampoline"

- bnc#849665 - CVE-2013-4551: xen: XSA-75: Host crash due
to guest VMX instruction execution

- The upstream version of checking for xend when using the
'xl' command is used is not working.

- bnc#840997 - It is possible to start a VM twice on the
same node.

- bnc#848657 - xen: CVE-2013-4494: XSA-73: Lock order
reversal between page allocation and grant table locks


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 12.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2014-271

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 12.3 (i586 x86_64):

xen-debugsource-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-devel-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-kmp-default-4.2.4_02_k3.7.10_1.28-1.26.2
xen-kmp-default-debuginfo-4.2.4_02_k3.7.10_1.28-1.26.2
xen-kmp-desktop-4.2.4_02_k3.7.10_1.28-1.26.2
xen-kmp-desktop-debuginfo-4.2.4_02_k3.7.10_1.28-1.26.2
xen-libs-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-libs-debuginfo-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-tools-domU-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-tools-domU-debuginfo-4.2.4_02-1.26.2

- openSUSE 12.3 (x86_64):

xen-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-doc-html-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-doc-pdf-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-libs-32bit-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-libs-debuginfo-32bit-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-tools-4.2.4_02-1.26.2
xen-tools-debuginfo-4.2.4_02-1.26.2

- openSUSE 12.3 (i586):

xen-kmp-pae-4.2.4_02_k3.7.10_1.28-1.26.2
xen-kmp-pae-debuginfo-4.2.4_02_k3.7.10_1.28-1.26.2


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2212.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4494.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4551.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4553.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4554.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-6400.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-6885.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1642.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1666.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1891.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1892.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1893.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1894.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1895.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1896.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-1950.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/831120
https://bugzilla.novell.com/833251
https://bugzilla.novell.com/833483
https://bugzilla.novell.com/840997
https://bugzilla.novell.com/842417
https://bugzilla.novell.com/846849
https://bugzilla.novell.com/848014
https://bugzilla.novell.com/848657
https://bugzilla.novell.com/849665
https://bugzilla.novell.com/849667
https://bugzilla.novell.com/849668
https://bugzilla.novell.com/853048
https://bugzilla.novell.com/853049
https://bugzilla.novell.com/858311
https://bugzilla.novell.com/858496
https://bugzilla.novell.com/860163
https://bugzilla.novell.com/860165
https://bugzilla.novell.com/860300
https://bugzilla.novell.com/860302
https://bugzilla.novell.com/861256
https://bugzilla.novell.com/863297


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