CVE-2013-4371

Published: 17 October 2013

Use-after-free vulnerability in the libxl_list_cpupool function in the libxl toolstack library in Xen 4.2.x and 4.3.x, when running "under memory pressure," returns the original pointer when the realloc function fails, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (heap corruption and crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
xen
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (4.3.0-1ubuntu2)
Patches:
other: xsa69.patch
xen-3.3
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Ignored
(reached end-of-life)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist