Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2009 13:09:58 -0400 (EDT) From: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> To: oss-security <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>, oss-security <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com> cc: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org>, Michal Novotny <minovotn@...hat.com> Subject: Re: CVE Request -- Xen -- PyGrub On Fri, 25 Sep 2009, Jan Lieskovsky wrote: > Xen's PyGrub, when grub.conf was configured with password protection, > did not check for the password at host boot time. An attacker, with physical > access to the host, could use this flaw to change the OS booting configuration. Use CVE-2009-3525, to be filled in later. - Steve
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