Bug 996166 (CVE-2013-4236) - CVE-2013-4236 vdsm: incomplete fix for CVE-2013-0167 issue
Summary: CVE-2013-4236 vdsm: incomplete fix for CVE-2013-0167 issue
Alias: CVE-2013-4236
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Depends On: 983402 984940
Blocks: 996167 996212
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-08-12 14:39 UTC by Petr Matousek
Modified: 2021-02-17 07:25 UTC (History)
15 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2013-08-24 13:40:14 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:1155 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: rhev 3.2.2 - vdsm security and bug fix update 2013-08-21 21:07:13 UTC
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:1181 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: rhev-hypervisor6 security and bug fix update 2013-08-27 22:53:35 UTC

Description Petr Matousek 2013-08-12 14:39:44 UTC
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 16:18:44 UTC
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 18:54:35 UTC
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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