rPSA-2007-0210-1 xen Oct 08 2007 06:11PM
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rPath Security Advisory: 2007-0210-1
Published: 2007-10-08
Products: rPath Linux 1
Rating: Severe
Exposure Level Classification:
Indirect Root Deterministic Unauthorized Access
Updated Versions:
xen=/conary.rpath.com@rpl:devel//1/3.0.3_0-1.6-1

rPath Issue Tracking System:
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1752

References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-4993

Description:
Previous versions of the xen package are vulnerable an attack
in which a user with elevated privileges in a guest domain may
use a maliciously crafted grub.conf file to execute arbitrary
commands as root in domain 0.

Copyright 2007 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License.
A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html

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