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Debian: CVE-2016-2198: qemu -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2016-2198: qemu -- security update

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/29/2016
Created
03/19/2019
Added
02/20/2019
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) built with the USB EHCI emulation support is vulnerable to a null pointer dereference flaw. It could occur when an application attempts to write to EHCI capabilities registers. A privileged user inside quest could use this flaw to crash the QEMU process instance resulting in DoS.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-qemu

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