USN-4047-1: libvirt vulnerabilities
8 July 2019
Several security issues were fixed in libvirt.
- libvirt - Libvirt virtualization toolkit
Matthias Gerstner and Ján Tomko discovered that libvirt incorrectly handled
certain API calls. An attacker could possibly use this issue to check for
arbitrary files, or execute arbitrary binaries. In the default
installation, attackers would be isolated by the libvirt AppArmor profile.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.
- USN-4047-2: libvirt0, libvirt, libvirt-dev, libvirt-doc, libvirt-bin