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PostPosted: Fri Nov 18, 2016 11:26 pm    Post subject: [ glsa 201611-11 ] qemu Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201611-11)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: local
Date: November 18, 2016
Bug(s): #594368, #594520, #595192, #596048, #596738, #596752, #596774, #596776, #597108, #597110, #598044, #598046, #598328
ID: 201611-11

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in QEMU, the worst of
which could cause a Denial of Service condition.


Background

QEMU is a generic and open source machine emulator and virtualizer.

Affected Packages

Package: app-emulation/qemu
Vulnerable: < 2.7.0-r6
Unaffected: >= 2.7.0-r6
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in QEMU. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A privileged user /process within a guest QEMU environment can cause a
Denial of Service condition against the QEMU guest process or the host.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All QEMU users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-emulation/qemu-2.7.0-r6"
   


References

CVE-2016-7161
CVE-2016-7423
CVE-2016-7466
CVE-2016-7907
CVE-2016-7908
CVE-2016-7909
CVE-2016-7994
CVE-2016-8576
CVE-2016-8577
CVE-2016-8578
CVE-2016-8668
CVE-2016-8669
CVE-2016-8909
CVE-2016-8910
CVE-2016-9102
CVE-2016-9103
CVE-2016-9104
CVE-2016-9105
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