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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-5263: qemu missing field list terminator in vmstate_xhci_event

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-5263: qemu missing field list terminator in vmstate_xhci_event

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/26/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

vmstate_xhci_event in hw/usb/hcd-xhci.c in QEMU 1.6.0 does not terminate the list with the VMSTATE_END_OF_LIST macro, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds access, infinite loop, and memory corruption) and possibly gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-qemu

References

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-qemu

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