Bug 996166 - (CVE-2013-4236) CVE-2013-4236 vdsm: incomplete fix for CVE-2013-0167 issue
CVE-2013-4236 vdsm: incomplete fix for CVE-2013-0167 issue
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 983402 984940
Blocks: 996167 996212
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Reported: 2013-08-12 10:39 EDT by Petr Matousek
Modified: 2013-08-27 14:54 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-08-24 09:40:14 EDT
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Description Petr Matousek 2013-08-12 10:39:44 EDT
It was found that fix for CVE-2013-0167 was not complete. A privileged
guest user could still potentially make the host the guest is running on
unavailable to the management server by making guest agent return data
with invalid XML characters.

Upstream fix:


This issue was found by David Gibson of Red Hat.
Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2013-08-13 12:18:44 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  RHEV Manager version 3.2

Via RHSA-2013:1155 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1155.html
Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2013-08-27 14:54:35 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  RHEV-H and Agents for RHEL-6

Via RHSA-2013:1181 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1181.html

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