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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-15588

An issue was discovered in Xen through 4.9.x allowing x86 PV guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS because of a race condition that can cause a stale TLB entry.
Publish Date : 2017-10-18 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 362

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-15588

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS XEN XEN 4.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions

- References For CVE-2017-15588 CONFIRM CONFIRM
BID 101490 Xen CVE-2017-15588 Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2017-10-18
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20181018 [SECURITY] [DLA 1549-1] xen security update
SECTRACK 1039568
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20171120 [SECURITY] [DLA 1181-1] xen security update
GENTOO GLSA-201801-14

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-15588

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