Fedora 23: xen Security Update

    Date10 Aug 2015
    CategoryFedora
    23
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    QEMU heap overflow flaw while processing certain ATAPI commands. [XSA-138, CVE-2015-5154] (#1247142) try again to fix xen-qemu-dom0-disk-backend.service (#1242246)
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-12679
    2015-08-03 16:36:08
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    Name        : xen
    Product     : Fedora 23
    Version     : 4.5.1
    Release     : 5.fc23
    URL         : http://xen.org/
    Summary     : Xen is a virtual machine monitor
    Description :
    This package contains the XenD daemon and xm command line
    tools, needed to manage virtual machines running under the
    Xen hypervisor
    
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    Update Information:
    
    QEMU heap overflow flaw while processing certain ATAPI commands.
    [XSA-138, CVE-2015-5154] (#1247142)
    try again to fix xen-qemu-dom0-disk-backend.service (#1242246)
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1243563 - CVE-2015-5154 qemu: ide: atapi: heap overflow during I/O buffer memory access
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1243563
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update xen' at the command line.
    For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
    available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
    
    All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
    GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
    https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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