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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-3710: xen Multiple issues

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-3710: xen Multiple issues

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/18/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
01/08/2018

Description

The VGA module in QEMU improperly performs bounds checking on banked access to video memory, which allows local guest OS administrators to execute arbitrary code on the host by changing access modes after setting the bank register, aka the "Dark Portal" issue.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-xen

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