DescriptionThe pyGrub boot loader in Xen 3.0.3, 3.3.0, and Xen-3.3.1 does not support the password option in grub.conf for para-virtualized guests, which allows attackers with access to the para-virtualized guest console to boot the guest or modify the guest's kernel boot parameters without providing the expected password.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2010:012, published Tue, 25 May 2010 12:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2010:0293-1, published Wed, 26 May 2010 00:08:11 +0200 (CEST)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 |
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
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Status of this issue by product and package
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|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11||virt-manager||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11||xen||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11||virt-manager||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11||xen||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11||xen||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11||xen||Released|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 17:06:29 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 13 18:23:26 2023