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PostPosted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 2:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201408-17 ] QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201408-17)
Severity: high
Exploitable: local
Date: August 30, 2014
Updated: September 02, 2014
Bug(s): #201434, #486352, #505946, #507692, #507790, #507796, #510208, #510234
ID: 201408-17

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in QEMU, worst of which
allows local attackers to execute arbitrary code.


Background

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

Affected Packages

Package: app-emulation/qemu
Vulnerable: < 2.0.0-r1
Unaffected: >= 2.0.0-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

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


Impact

A local attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of
Service condition.


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-2.0.0-r1"
   


References

CVE-2007-6227
CVE-2013-4377
CVE-2013-4544
CVE-2014-0142
CVE-2014-0143
CVE-2014-0144
CVE-2014-0145
CVE-2014-0146
CVE-2014-0147
CVE-2014-0150
CVE-2014-0222
CVE-2014-0223
CVE-2014-2894
CVE-2014-3461


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