(RHSA-2019:3464) Low: virt-manager security, bug fix, and enhancement update

2019-11-05T22:48:33
ID RHSA-2019:3464
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2019-11-06T00:46:19

Description

Virtual Machine Manager (virt-manager) is a graphical tool for administering virtual machines for KVM, Xen, and Linux Containers (LXC). The virt-manager utility uses the libvirt API and can start, stop, add or remove virtualized devices, connect to a graphical or serial console, and view resource usage statistics for existing virtualized guests on local or remote machines.

The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version: virt-manager (2.2.1). (BZ#1727881)

Security Fix(es):

  • virt-install: unattended option leaks password via command line argument (CVE-2019-10183)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes:

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Release Notes linked from the References section.