|Bugzilla:||607811: CVE-2010-2238 libvirt: ignoring defined disk backing store format when recursing into disk image backing stores|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Red Hat libvirt, possibly 0.7.2 through 0.8.2, recurses into disk-image backing stores without extracting the defined disk backing-store format, which might allow guest OS users to read arbitrary files on the host OS, and possibly have unspecified other impact, via unknown vectors.
Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the version of libvirt as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
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