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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   libvirt Vendors:   libvirt.org
libvirt API Access Control Flaw Lets Remote Authenticated Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1029241
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1029241
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-4401   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 24 2013
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in libvirt. A remote authenticated user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote authenticated user can send specially crafted XML data to trigger an API access control flaw and cause libvirtd to crash.

A remote authenticated user with 'connect:read' privileges can exploit this flaw to gain domain:write' privileges.

This flaw was introduced in libvirt 1.1.0.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can cause libvirtd to crash.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a source code fix, available at:

http://libvirt.org/git/?p=libvirt.git;a=commit;h=57687fd6bf7f6e1b3662c52f3f26c06ab19dc96c

Vendor URL:  libvirt.org/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:   Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   None.


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