Security update for Xen

SUSE Security Update: Security update for Xen
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:1445-1
Rating: important
References: #960726 #962627 #964925 #964947 #965315 #965317 #967101 #969351
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS

  • An update that fixes 8 vulnerabilities is now available.


    Xen was updated to fix the following security issues:

    • CVE-2016-2841: net: ne2000: infinite loop in ne2000_receive (bsc#969351)
    • CVE-2016-2391: usb: multiple eof_timers in ohci module leads to null pointer dereference (bsc#967101)
    • CVE-2016-2270: x86: inconsistent cachability flags on guest mappings (XSA-154) (bsc#965315)
    • CVE-2016-2271: VMX: guest user mode may crash guest with non-canonical RIP (XSA-170) (bsc#965317)
    • CVE-2015-5278: Infinite loop in ne2000_receive() function (bsc#964947)
    • CVE-2014-0222: qcow1: validate L2 table size to avoid integer overflows (bsc#964925)
    • CVE-2014-7815: vnc: insufficient bits_per_pixel from the client sanitization (bsc#962627)
    • CVE-2015-8743: ne2000: OOB memory access in ioport r/w functions (bsc#960726)

    Security Issues:

    Special Instructions and Notes:

    Please reboot the system after installing this update.

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586 x86_64):
      • xen-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
      • xen-devel-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
      • xen-doc-html-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
      • xen-doc-pdf-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
      • xen-doc-ps-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
      • xen-kmp-debug-3.2.3_17040_46_2.6.16.60_0.132.8-0.25.1
      • xen-kmp-default-3.2.3_17040_46_2.6.16.60_0.132.8-0.25.1
      • xen-kmp-kdump-3.2.3_17040_46_2.6.16.60_0.132.8-0.25.1
      • xen-kmp-smp-3.2.3_17040_46_2.6.16.60_0.132.8-0.25.1
      • xen-libs-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
      • xen-tools-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
      • xen-tools-domU-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
      • xen-tools-ioemu-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (x86_64):
      • xen-libs-32bit-3.2.3_17040_46-0.25.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS (i586):
      • xen-kmp-bigsmp-3.2.3_17040_46_2.6.16.60_0.132.8-0.25.1
      • xen-kmp-kdumppae-3.2.3_17040_46_2.6.16.60_0.132.8-0.25.1
      • xen-kmp-vmi-3.2.3_17040_46_2.6.16.60_0.132.8-0.25.1
      • xen-kmp-vmipae-3.2.3_17040_46_2.6.16.60_0.132.8-0.25.1