CVE-2012-3432

NameCVE-2012-3432
DescriptionThe handle_mmio function in arch/x86/hvm/io.c in the MMIO operations emulator for Xen 3.3 and 4.x, when running an HVM guest, does not properly reset certain state information between emulation cycles, which allows local guest OS users to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash) via unspecified operations on MMIO regions.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2531-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs683279
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xen (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze4.0.1-5.11fixed
wheezy4.1.4-3+deb7u3fixed
wheezy (security)4.1.4-3+deb7u4fixed
jessie4.4.1-6fixed
sid4.4.1-7fixed

The information above is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
xensource(unstable)4.1.3-1low683279
xensourcesqueeze4.0.1-5.3lowDSA-2531-1

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