A vulnerability has been reported in libvirt, which can be exploited by malicious users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The vulnerability is caused due to a race condition error in the "virNetServerClientStartKeepAlive()" function (src/rpc/virnetserverclient.c) and can be exploited to cause a crash of the libvirtd daemon.
The vulnerability is reported in versions 0.9.8 through 1.2.0.
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Subject: libvirt "virNetServerClientStartKeepAlive()" Race Condition Denial of Service Vu
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