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Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2011 18:37:02 -0500 (EST)
From: Petr Matousek <>
Subject: CVE request: libvirt: several API calls do not
 honour read-only connection

"It has been found that several libvirt API calls (virNodeDeviceDettach,
virNodeDeviceReset, virDomainRevertToSnapshot, virDomainSnapshotDelete) did not
honour read-only connection. Remote attacker could use this flaw to crash the
host server (DoS)."


Petr Matousek / Red Hat Security Response Team

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