CVE-2016-9378

Published: 22 February 2017

Xen 4.5.x through 4.7.x on AMD systems without the NRip feature, when emulating instructions that generate software interrupts, allows local HVM guest OS users to cause a denial of service (guest crash) by leveraging an incorrect choice for software interrupt delivery.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 5.5

Status

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

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (4.6.0-1ubuntu4.3)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected [4.4.2-0ubuntu0.14.04.7])
Binaries built from this source package are in Universe and so are supported by the community.