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Major security flaw in Xen hypervisor disclosed


Softpedia - (International) The developers of the Xen hypervisor released a patch after a security vulnerability was disclosed October 1 that could allow an attacker to use a malicious hardware virtual machine to read data from other virtual machines or crash the host machine.


Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:21:56