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Re: Xen PV memory virtualization code security issue?
On Oct 30, 12:27pm, Hauke Fath wrote:
} has this
} (via fefe.de)
} been seen already?
Yes, it has. Our xenkernel packages have all been updated
with the fix, plus several others.
} Relevance for NetBSD/xen?
This is a bug in the Xen hypervisor itself. It allows a
malicious PV guest to get access to physical memory. At that point,
the host and all guests have been fully comprimised. It is not
directly related to NetBSD/xen except that if NetBSD is running on
a Xen system that has been comprimised, it will be comprimised as
}-- End of excerpt from Hauke Fath
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