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CVE-2016-9815 Detail

Current Description

Xen through 4.7.x allows local ARM guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host panic) by sending an asynchronous abort.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/11/29/3 Mailing List Mitigation Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/05/7 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94581 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037358
http://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-201.html Mitigation Patch Vendor Advisory
http://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/xsa201-1.patch Patch Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-56

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-284 Improper Access Control NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:xen:xen:4.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-9815
NVD Published Date:
02/27/2017
NVD Last Modified:
07/27/2017