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CVE-2018-18883 Detail

Description

An issue was discovered in Xen 4.9.x through 4.11.x, on Intel x86 platforms, allowing x86 HVM and PVH guests to cause a host OS denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) or possibly have unspecified other impact because nested VT-x is not properly restricted.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/31/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105817
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1042021
https://xenbits.xen.org/xsa/advisory-278.html

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-18883
NVD Published Date:
10/31/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/06/2018