Vigil@nce - Xen: denial of service via Failed IOMMU Update
May 2019 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Fedora, Xen.
Consequences: denial of service on server, denial of service on service.
Provenance: user shell.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 05/03/2019.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker, inside a guest system, can trigger a fatal error via Failed IOMMU Update of Xen, in order to trigger a denial of service on the host system.
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