libvirt: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201202-07 / libvirt
||February 27, 2012
||February 27, 2012: 1
All supported architectures
#358877, #372963, #373991, #386287
Multiple vulnerabilities were found in libvirt, the worst of which
might allow guest OS users to read arbitrary files on the host OS.
libvirt is a C toolkit to manipulate virtual machines.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvirt. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
These vulnerabilities allow a remote attacker to cause a Denial of
Service condition on the host server or libvirt daemon, or might allow
guest OS users to read arbitrary files on the host OS.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All libvirt users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-emulation/libvirt-0.9.3-r1"