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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2020-27821: Security patch for qemu (ALAS-2021-1671)

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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2020-27821: Security patch for qemu (ALAS-2021-1671)

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/08/2020
Created
06/25/2021
Added
06/24/2021
Modified
06/24/2021

Description

A flaw was found in the memory management API of QEMU during the initialization of a memory region cache. This issue could lead to an out-of-bounds write access to the MSI-X table while performing MMIO operations. A guest user may abuse this flaw to crash the QEMU process on the host, resulting in a denial of service. This flaw affects QEMU versions prior to 5.2.0.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-ivshmem-tools
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-audio-alsa
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-audio-oss
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-audio-pa
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-audio-sdl
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-block-curl
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-block-dmg
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-block-iscsi
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-block-nfs
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-block-rbd
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-block-ssh
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-common
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-guest-agent
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-img
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-kvm
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-kvm-core
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-system-aarch64
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-system-aarch64-core
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-system-x86
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-system-x86-core
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-ui-curses
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-ui-gtk
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-ui-sdl
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-user
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-user-binfmt
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-qemu-user-static

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