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PostPosted: Tue Jul 11, 2017 12:26 am    Post subject: [ glsa 201706-03 ] qemu Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201706-03)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: 2017-06-06
Bug(s): #614744, #615874, #616460, #616462, #616482, #616484, #616636, #616870, #616872, #616874, #618808, #619018, #619020, #620322
ID: 201706-03

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in QEMU, the worst of
which may allow a remote attacker to cause a Denial of Service or gain
elevated privileges from a guest VM.


Background

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

Affected Packages

Package: app-emulation/qemu
Vulnerable: < 2.9.0-r2
Unaffected: >= 2.9.0-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

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


Impact

A remote attacker might cause a Denial of Service or gain escalated
privileges from a guest VM.


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-2.9.0-r2"
   


References

CVE-2016-9603
CVE-2017-7377
CVE-2017-7471
CVE-2017-7493
CVE-2017-7718
CVE-2017-7980
CVE-2017-8086
CVE-2017-8112
CVE-2017-8309
CVE-2017-8379
CVE-2017-8380
CVE-2017-9060
CVE-2017-9310
CVE-2017-9330
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