CVE Reference: CVE-2012-5515

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2012-5515

Description:
The (1) XENMEM_decrease_reservation, (2) XENMEM_populate_physmap, and (3) XENMEM_exchange hypercalls in Xen 4.2 and earlier allow local guest administrators to cause a denial of service (long loop and hang) via a crafted extent_order value.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/80479

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00052.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00051.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-12/msg00019.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-12/msg00018.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-01/msg00011.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-12/msg00001.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-12/msg00000.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-03/msg00021.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-04/msg00000.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA51397
  Secunia Advisory: SA51468
  Secunia Advisory: SA51486
  Secunia Advisory: SA51487
  Secunia Advisory: SA51495
  Secunia Advisory: SA55082

OSVDB
  88127

MLIST
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/12/03/9
  http://lists.xen.org/archives/html/xen-announce/2012-12/msg00001.html

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201309-24.xml

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2582

CONFIRM
  http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX135777

BID
  56798


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