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Date: Wed, 08 Dec 2010 09:07:30 +0800
From: Eugene Teo <>
CC: Vincent Danen <>, Eric Blake <>,
        "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: libvirt when compiled with openvz
 support has a potential security hole

On 12/08/2010 08:21 AM, Vincent Danen wrote:
> We were notified of a fix to upstream libvirt that plugs a potential
> security hole (buffer overflow) via the OpenVZ support in libvirt.
> Red Hat and Fedora do not ship libvirt with OpenVZ support enabled; I'm
> not sure if other vendors do or not.
> The patch was posted publicly today, and although it's a low impact
> issue, probably needs a CVE name.

CC'ed Steve.


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