[SECURITY] [DSA 2764-1] libvirt security update

2013-10-02T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:29850
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2013-10-02T00:00:00

Description

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2764-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff September 25, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : libvirt Vulnerability : programming error Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-4296

Daniel P. Berrange discovered that incorrect memory handling in the remoteDispatchDomainMemoryStats() function could lead to denial of service.

The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 0.9.12-11+deb7u4. This update also includes some non-security related bugfixes scheduled for the upcoming Wheezy 7.2 point release.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your libvirt packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

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