|Bugzilla:||970631: CVE-2013-2194 CVE-2013-2195 CVE-2013-2196 xen: Multiple vulnerabilities in libelf PV kernel handling|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The Elf parser (libelf) in Xen 4.2.x and earlier allow local guest administrators with certain permissions to have an unspecified impact via a crafted kernel, related to "pointer dereferences" involving unexpected calculations.
The risks associated with fixing this issue are greater than its security impact. This issue is not currently planned to be addressed in future xen updates for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
CVSS v2 metrics
NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|Access Vector:||Adjacent Network|
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Red Hat security errata
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