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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2016-6259 20 DoS 2016-08-02 2016-08-03
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Xen 4.5.x through 4.7.x do not implement Supervisor Mode Access Prevention (SMAP) whitelisting in 32-bit exception and event delivery, which allows local 32-bit PV guest OS kernels to cause a denial of service (hypervisor and VM crash) by triggering a safety check.
2 CVE-2016-5242 DoS 2016-06-07 2016-06-15
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The p2m_teardown function in arch/arm/p2m.c in Xen 4.4.x through 4.6.x allows local guest OS users with access to the driver domain to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and host OS crash) by creating concurrent domains and holding references to them, related to VMID exhaustion.
3 CVE-2016-4963 284 DoS 2016-06-07 2016-06-10
1.9
None Local Medium Not required None None Partial
The libxl device-handling in Xen through 4.6.x allows local guest OS users with access to the driver domain to cause a denial of service (management tool confusion) by manipulating information in the backend directories in xenstore.
4 CVE-2016-4962 264 DoS +Priv 2016-06-07 2016-06-08
6.8
None Local Low Single system Complete Complete Complete
The libxl device-handling in Xen 4.6.x and earlier allows local OS guest administrators to cause a denial of service (resource consumption or management facility confusion) or gain host OS privileges by manipulating information in guest controlled areas of xenstore.
5 CVE-2016-3961 20 DoS 2016-04-15 2016-08-16
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
Xen and the Linux kernel through 4.5.x do not properly suppress hugetlbfs support in x86 PV guests, which allows local PV guest OS users to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash) by attempting to access a hugetlbfs mapped area.
6 CVE-2016-3960 264 DoS Overflow +Priv 2016-04-19 2016-06-01
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Integer overflow in the x86 shadow pagetable code in Xen allows local guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host crash) or possibly gain privileges by shadowing a superpage mapping.
7 CVE-2016-3157 264 DoS +Priv +Info 2016-04-12 2016-07-15
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The __switch_to function in arch/x86/kernel/process_64.c in the Linux kernel does not properly context-switch IOPL on 64-bit PV Xen guests, which allows local guest OS users to gain privileges, cause a denial of service (guest OS crash), or obtain sensitive information by leveraging I/O port access.
8 CVE-2016-2271 DoS 2016-02-19 2016-03-07
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
VMX in Xen 4.6.x and earlier, when using an Intel or Cyrix CPU, allows local HVM guest users to cause a denial of service (guest crash) via vectors related to a non-canonical RIP.
9 CVE-2016-2270 20 DoS 2016-02-19 2016-06-07
4.6
None Local Low Single system None None Complete
Xen 4.6.x and earlier allows local guest administrators to cause a denial of service (host reboot) via vectors related to multiple mappings of MMIO pages with different cachability settings.
10 CVE-2016-1571 17 DoS 2016-01-22 2016-06-06
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The paging_invlpg function in include/asm-x86/paging.h in Xen 3.3.x through 4.6.x, when using shadow mode paging or nested virtualization is enabled, allows local HVM guest users to cause a denial of service (host crash) via a non-canonical guest address in an INVVPID instruction, which triggers a hypervisor bug check.
11 CVE-2016-1570 20 DoS +Priv +Info 2016-01-22 2016-02-17
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The PV superpage functionality in arch/x86/mm.c in Xen 3.4.0, 3.4.1, and 4.1.x through 4.6.x allows local PV guests to obtain sensitive information, cause a denial of service, gain privileges, or have unspecified other impact via a crafted page identifier (MFN) to the (1) MMUEXT_MARK_SUPER or (2) MMUEXT_UNMARK_SUPER sub-op in the HYPERVISOR_mmuext_op hypercall or (3) unknown vectors related to page table updates.
12 CVE-2015-8615 254 DoS 2016-01-08 2016-01-14
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
The hvm_set_callback_via function in arch/x86/hvm/irq.c in Xen 4.6 does not limit the number of printk console messages when logging the new callback method, which allows local HVM guest OS users to cause a denial of service via a large number of changes to the callback method (HVM_PARAM_CALLBACK_IRQ).
13 CVE-2015-8552 20 DoS 2016-04-13 2016-08-12
1.7
None Local Low Single system None None Partial
The PCI backend driver in Xen, when running on an x86 system and using Linux 3.1.x through 4.3.x as the driver domain, allows local guest administrators to generate a continuous stream of WARN messages and cause a denial of service (disk consumption) by leveraging a system with access to a passed-through MSI or MSI-X capable physical PCI device and XEN_PCI_OP_enable_msi operations, aka "Linux pciback missing sanity checks."
14 CVE-2015-8551 DoS 2016-04-13 2016-08-12
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The PCI backend driver in Xen, when running on an x86 system and using Linux 3.1.x through 4.3.x as the driver domain, allows local guest administrators to hit BUG conditions and cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and host OS crash) by leveraging a system with access to a passed-through MSI or MSI-X capable physical PCI device and a crafted sequence of XEN_PCI_OP_* operations, aka "Linux pciback missing sanity checks."
15 CVE-2015-8550 284 DoS +Priv 2016-04-14 2016-08-12
5.7
None Local Low Single system Partial Partial Complete
Xen, when used on a system providing PV backends, allows local guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) or gain privileges by writing to memory shared between the frontend and backend, aka a double fetch vulnerability.
16 CVE-2015-8341 399 DoS 2015-12-17 2015-12-18
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
The libxl toolstack library in Xen 4.1.x through 4.6.x does not properly release mappings of files used as kernels and initial ramdisks when managing multiple domains in the same process, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and disk consumption) by starting domains.
17 CVE-2015-8340 17 DoS 2015-12-17 2015-12-18
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The memory_exchange function in common/memory.c in Xen 3.2.x through 4.6.x does not properly release locks, which might allow guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (deadlock or host crash) via unspecified vectors, related to XENMEM_exchange error handling.
18 CVE-2015-8339 19 DoS 2015-12-17 2015-12-18
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The memory_exchange function in common/memory.c in Xen 3.2.x through 4.6.x does not properly hand back pages to a domain, which might allow guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (host crash) via unspecified vectors related to domain teardown.
19 CVE-2015-8338 254 DoS 2015-12-17 2015-12-18
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Xen 4.6.x and earlier does not properly enforce limits on page order inputs for the (1) XENMEM_increase_reservation, (2) XENMEM_populate_physmap, (3) XENMEM_exchange, and possibly other HYPERVISOR_memory_op suboperations, which allows ARM guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption, guest reboot, or watchdog timeout and host reboot) and possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors.
20 CVE-2015-8104 399 DoS 2015-11-16 2016-08-08
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The KVM subsystem in the Linux kernel through 4.2.6, and Xen 4.3.x through 4.6.x, allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS panic or hang) by triggering many #DB (aka Debug) exceptions, related to svm.c.
21 CVE-2015-7972 399 DoS 2015-10-30 2015-11-02
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
The (1) libxl_set_memory_target function in tools/libxl/libxl.c and (2) libxl__build_post function in tools/libxl/libxl_dom.c in Xen 3.4.x through 4.6.x do not properly calculate the balloon size when using the populate-on-demand (PoD) system, which allows local HVM guest users to cause a denial of service (guest crash) via unspecified vectors related to "heavy memory pressure."
22 CVE-2015-7971 19 DoS 2015-10-30 2015-11-02
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
Xen 3.2.x through 4.6.x does not limit the number of printk console messages when logging certain pmu and profiling hypercalls, which allows local guests to cause a denial of service via a sequence of crafted (1) HYPERCALL_xenoprof_op hypercalls, which are not properly handled in the do_xenoprof_op function in common/xenoprof.c, or (2) HYPERVISOR_xenpmu_op hypercalls, which are not properly handled in the do_xenpmu_op function in arch/x86/cpu/vpmu.c.
23 CVE-2015-7970 399 DoS 2015-10-30 2015-11-02
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The p2m_pod_emergency_sweep function in arch/x86/mm/p2m-pod.c in Xen 3.4.x, 3.5.x, and 3.6.x is not preemptible, which allows local x86 HVM guest administrators to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption and possibly reboot) via crafted memory contents that triggers a "time-consuming linear scan," related to Populate-on-Demand.
24 CVE-2015-7969 399 DoS 2015-10-30 2015-11-02
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Multiple memory leaks in Xen 4.0 through 4.6.x allow local guest administrators or domains with certain permission to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of "teardowns" of domains with the vcpu pointer array allocated using the (1) XEN_DOMCTL_max_vcpus hypercall or the xenoprofile state vcpu pointer array allocated using the (2) XENOPROF_get_buffer or (3) XENOPROF_set_passive hypercall.
25 CVE-2015-7814 119 DoS Overflow 2015-10-30 2015-11-02
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
Race condition in the relinquish_memory function in arch/arm/domain.c in Xen 4.6.x and earlier allows local domains with partial management control to cause a denial of service (host crash) via vectors involving the destruction of a domain and using XENMEM_decrease_reservation to reduce the memory of the domain.
26 CVE-2015-7813 399 DoS 2015-10-30 2015-11-02
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
Xen 4.4.x, 4.5.x, and 4.6.x does not limit the number of printk console messages when reporting unimplemented hypercalls, which allows local guests to cause a denial of service via a sequence of (1) HYPERVISOR_physdev_op hypercalls, which are not properly handled in the do_physdev_op function in arch/arm/physdev.c, or (2) HYPERVISOR_hvm_op hypercalls, which are not properly handled in the do_hvm_op function in arch/arm/hvm.c.
27 CVE-2015-7812 254 DoS 2015-11-17 2015-11-18
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The hypercall_create_continuation function in arch/arm/domain.c in Xen 4.4.x through 4.6.x allows local guest users to cause a denial of service (host crash) via a preemptable hypercall to the multicall interface.
28 CVE-2015-6654 264 DoS 2015-09-03 2016-02-16
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
The xenmem_add_to_physmap_one function in arch/arm/mm.c in Xen 4.5.x, 4.4.x, and earlier does not limit the number of printk console messages when reporting a failure to retrieve a reference on a foreign page, which allows remote domains to cause a denial of service by leveraging permissions to map the memory of a foreign guest.
29 CVE-2015-5307 399 DoS 2015-11-16 2016-03-31
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The KVM subsystem in the Linux kernel through 4.2.6, and Xen 4.3.x through 4.6.x, allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS panic or hang) by triggering many #AC (aka Alignment Check) exceptions, related to svm.c and vmx.c.
30 CVE-2015-4164 399 DoS 2015-06-15 2015-07-14
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The compat_iret function in Xen 3.1 through 4.5 iterates the wrong way through a loop, which allows local 32-bit PV guest administrators to cause a denial of service (large loop and system hang) via a hypercall_iret call with EFLAGS.VM set.
31 CVE-2015-4163 DoS 2015-06-15 2015-06-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
GNTTABOP_swap_grant_ref in Xen 4.2 through 4.5 does not check the grant table operation version, which allows local guest domains to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via a hypercall without a GNTTABOP_setup_table or GNTTABOP_set_version.
32 CVE-2015-4105 399 DoS 2015-06-03 2015-06-04
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Xen 3.3.x through 4.5.x enables logging for PCI MSI-X pass-through error messages, which allows local x86 HVM guests to cause a denial of service (host disk consumption) via certain invalid operations.
33 CVE-2015-4104 264 DoS 2015-06-03 2015-06-04
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
Xen 3.3.x through 4.5.x does not properly restrict access to PCI MSI mask bits, which allows local x86 HVM guest users to cause a denial of service (unexpected interrupt and host crash) via unspecified vectors.
34 CVE-2015-4103 264 DoS 2015-06-03 2016-05-26
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Xen 3.3.x through 4.5.x does not properly restrict write access to the host MSI message data field, which allows local x86 HVM guest administrators to cause a denial of service (host interrupt handling confusion) via vectors related to qemu and accessing spanning multiple fields.
35 CVE-2015-3456 119 DoS Exec Code Overflow 2015-05-13 2016-08-22
7.7
None Local Network Low Single system Complete Complete Complete
The Floppy Disk Controller (FDC) in QEMU, as used in Xen 4.5.x and earlier and KVM, allows local guest users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write and guest crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via the (1) FD_CMD_READ_ID, (2) FD_CMD_DRIVE_SPECIFICATION_COMMAND, or other unspecified commands, aka VENOM.
36 CVE-2015-2756 264 DoS 2015-04-01 2016-06-01
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
QEMU, as used in Xen 3.3.x through 4.5.x, does not properly restrict access to PCI command registers, which might allow local HVM guest users to cause a denial of service (non-maskable interrupt and host crash) by disabling the (1) memory or (2) I/O decoding for a PCI Express device and then accessing the device, which triggers an Unsupported Request (UR) response.
37 CVE-2015-2752 20 DoS 2015-04-01 2016-08-25
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The XEN_DOMCTL_memory_mapping hypercall in Xen 3.2.x through 4.5.x, when using a PCI passthrough device, is not preemptable, which allows local x86 HVM domain users to cause a denial of service (host CPU consumption) via a crafted request to the device model (qemu-dm).
38 CVE-2015-2751 17 DoS 2015-04-01 2016-08-24
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
Xen 4.3.x, 4.4.x, and 4.5.x, when using toolstack disaggregation, allows remote domains with partial management control to cause a denial of service (host lock) via unspecified domctl operations.
39 CVE-2015-2151 264 DoS Exec Code Mem. Corr. +Info 2015-03-12 2016-08-24
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The x86 emulator in Xen 3.2.x through 4.5.x does not properly ignore segment overrides for instructions with register operands, which allows local guest users to obtain sensitive information, cause a denial of service (memory corruption), or possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.
40 CVE-2015-2150 264 DoS 2015-03-12 2016-07-08
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Xen 3.3.x through 4.5.x and the Linux kernel through 3.19.1 do not properly restrict access to PCI command registers, which might allow local guest OS users to cause a denial of service (non-maskable interrupt and host crash) by disabling the (1) memory or (2) I/O decoding for a PCI Express device and then accessing the device, which triggers an Unsupported Request (UR) response.
41 CVE-2015-1563 399 DoS 2015-02-09 2016-02-12
2.1
None Local Low Not required None None Partial
The ARM GIC distributor virtualization in Xen 4.4.x and 4.5.x allows local guests to cause a denial of service by causing a large number messages to be logged.
42 CVE-2015-0361 DoS 2015-01-07 2016-08-25
7.8
None Remote Low Not required None None Complete
Use-after-free vulnerability in Xen 4.2.x, 4.3.x, and 4.4.x allows remote domains to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted hypercall during HVM guest teardown.
43 CVE-2015-0268 20 DoS 2015-02-16 2015-02-17
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The vgic_v2_to_sgi function in arch/arm/vgic-v2.c in Xen 4.5.x, when running on ARM hardware with general interrupt controller (GIC) version 2, allows local guest users to cause a denial of service (host crash) by writing an invalid value to the GICD.SGIR register.
44 CVE-2014-9065 17 DoS 2014-12-09 2016-08-25
4.4
None Local Medium Single system None None Complete
common/spinlock.c in Xen 4.4.x and earlier does not properly handle read and write locks, which allows local x86 guest users to cause a denial of service (write denial or NMI watchdog timeout and host crash) via a large number of read requests, a different vulnerability to CVE-2014-9066.
45 CVE-2014-9030 20 DoS 2014-11-24 2016-08-25
7.1
None Remote Medium Not required None None Complete
The do_mmu_update function in arch/x86/mm.c in Xen 3.2.x through 4.4.x does not properly manage page references, which allows remote domains to cause a denial of service by leveraging control over an HVM guest and a crafted MMU_MACHPHYS_UPDATE.
46 CVE-2014-8867 17 DoS 2014-12-01 2016-08-25
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The acceleration support for the "REP MOVS" instruction in Xen 4.4.x, 3.2.x, and earlier lacks properly bounds checking for memory mapped I/O (MMIO) emulated in the hypervisor, which allows local HVM guests to cause a denial of service (host crash) via unspecified vectors.
47 CVE-2014-8866 17 DoS 2014-12-01 2016-08-25
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The compatibility mode hypercall argument translation in Xen 3.3.x through 4.4.x, when running on a 64-bit hypervisor, allows local 32-bit HVM guests to cause a denial of service (host crash) via vectors involving altering the high halves of registers while in 64-bit mode.
48 CVE-2014-8595 17 DoS +Priv 2014-11-19 2015-03-17
1.9
None Local Medium Not required None None Partial
arch/x86/x86_emulate/x86_emulate.c in Xen 3.2.1 through 4.4.x does not properly check privileges, which allows local HVM guest users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted (1) CALL, (2) JMP, (3) RETF, (4) LCALL, (5) LJMP, or (6) LRET far branch instruction.
49 CVE-2014-8594 20 DoS 2014-11-19 2015-03-17
5.4
None Remote High Not required None None Complete
The do_mmu_update function in arch/x86/mm.c in Xen 4.x through 4.4.x does not properly restrict updates to only PV page tables, which allows remote PV guests to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer derference) by leveraging hardware emulation services for HVM guests using Hardware Assisted Paging (HAP).
50 CVE-2014-7188 399 DoS 2014-10-02 2014-12-06
8.3
None Local Network Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The hvm_msr_read_intercept function in arch/x86/hvm/hvm.c in Xen 4.1 through 4.4.x uses an improper MSR range for x2APIC emulation, which allows local HVM guests to cause a denial of service (host crash) or read data from the hypervisor or other guests via unspecified vectors.
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