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Overview

Id SUSE-2007:4766
Name Novell SUSE 2007:4766 xen security update for SLE 10 SP1 i586
Vendor Name novell
Product None
Content Type Critical - 01 Critical - 01
Language(s)
Operating System(s) Linux 
Released On 28 Nov 2007 12:00:00

SUSE-2007:4766

Novell SUSE 2007:4766 xen security update for SLE 10 SP1 i586

Vendor Name

novell

Product

None

Released On

28 Nov 2007 12:00:00

Url

http://www.novell.com/support/search.do?usemicrosite=true&searchString=fc17a92219747dfc421dcd8d375a7c31

Description

LSAC(v2)
This update fixes various Xen issues. Two security problems were fixed: CVE-2007-5906: Xen allowed virtual guest system users to cause a denial of service (hypervisor crash) by using a debug register (DR7) to set certain breakpoints. CVE-2007-5907: Xen 3.1.1 does not prevent modification of the CR4 TSC from applications, which allows pv guests to cause a denial of service (crash). Also the following bugs were fixed: 279062: Timer ISR/1: Time went backwards 340379: Xen-3.04_13138-0.52 not working with FV File-Backed VMs

Related Resources

Related Vulnerabilities

CVE-2007-5906   CVE-2007-5907  

Related Patches

None

Superseded Patches

None


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