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Bug 483226 (CVE-2013-2072) - app-emulation/xen: Denial of Service (XSA-56) (CVE-2013-2072)
Summary: app-emulation/xen: Denial of Service (XSA-56) (CVE-2013-2072)
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 464724
Alias: CVE-2013-2072
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B3 [ebuild]
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-09-01 00:29 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2013-09-01 12:52 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2013-09-01 00:29:53 UTC
CVE-2013-2072 (
  Buffer overflow in the Python bindings for the xc_vcpu_setaffinity call in
  Xen 4.0.x, 4.1.x, and 4.2.x allows local administrators with permissions to
  configure VCPU affinity to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and
  xend toolstack crash) and possibly gain privileges via a crafted cpumap.
Comment 1 Chris Reffett (RETIRED) gentoo-dev Security 2013-09-01 00:42:07 UTC
Patches can be found at
Comment 2 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2013-09-01 08:37:44 UTC
Comment 3 Chris Reffett (RETIRED) gentoo-dev Security 2013-09-01 12:52:41 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 464724 ***