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CVE-2014-9066 Detail

Current Description

Xen 4.4.x and earlier, when using a large number of VCPUs, does not properly handle read and write locks, which allows local x86 guest users to cause a denial of service (write denial or NMI watchdog timeout and host crash) via a large number of read requests, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-9065.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-02/msg00005.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-02/msg00010.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/12/08/4
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71546
http://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-114.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-04

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-17 DEPRECATED: Code NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
4.4.1

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9066
NVD Published Date:
12/09/2014
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018