SUSE: Security Advisory for kvm (SUSE-SU-2015:0870-1)

2015-10-13T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310850774
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-01-31T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update for the

                                        
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if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.850774");
  script_version("2020-01-31T07:58:03+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-01-31 07:58:03 +0000 (Fri, 31 Jan 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2015-10-13 15:24:58 +0530 (Tue, 13 Oct 2015)");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2015-1779");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.8");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_name("SUSE: Security Advisory for kvm (SUSE-SU-2015:0870-1)");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The remote host is missing an update for the 'kvm'
  package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.");

  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable package version is present on the target host.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"This update for KVM fixes an issue in the virtio-blk driver which could
  result in incorrectly setting its WCE configuration. Under some
  circumstances, this misconfiguration could cause severe file system
  corruption, because cache flushes were not generated as they ought to have
  been.

  The update also addresses one security vulnerability:

  * CVE-2015-1779: Insufficient resource limiting in VNC websockets
  decoder. (bsc#924018)");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"kvm on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Please install the updated package(s).");
  script_xref(name:"SUSE-SU", value:"2015:0870-1");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2015 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("SuSE Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/suse", "ssh/login/rpms", re:"ssh/login/release=SLES11\.0SP3");
  exit(0);
}

include("revisions-lib.inc");
include("pkg-lib-rpm.inc");

release = rpm_get_ssh_release();
if(!release)
  exit(0);

res = "";
report = "";

if(release == "SLES11.0SP3") {
  if(!isnull(res = isrpmvuln(pkg:"kvm", rpm:"kvm~1.4.2~0.22.25.1", rls:"SLES11.0SP3"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(report != "") {
    security_message(data:report);
  } else if(__pkg_match) {
    exit(99);
  }
  exit(0);
}

exit(0);