CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2013-06-10
Bugzilla: 893332: CVE-2013-0167 vdsm: unfiltered guestInfo dictionary DoS


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

VDSM in Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3 and 3.2 allows privileged guest users to cause the host to become "unavailable to the managment server" via guestInfo dictionaries with "unexpected fields."

Find out more about CVE-2013-0167 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 2.7
Base Metrics: AV:A/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Adjacent Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
RHEV Agents (vdsm) (vdsm) RHSA-2013:0886 June 10, 2013
RHEV Hypervisor for RHEL-6 (rhev-hypervisor6) RHSA-2013:0907 June 10, 2013
RHEV-M for Servers (vdsm) RHSA-2013:0886 June 10, 2013

External References


This issue was discovered by Dan Kenigsberg of the Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization team.

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