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Debian: CVE-2016-2857: qemu, qemu-kvm -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2016-2857: qemu, qemu-kvm -- security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
Published
04/11/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/31/2017
Modified
10/19/2020

Description

The net_checksum_calculate function in net/checksum.c in QEMU allows local guest OS users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds heap read and crash) via the payload length in a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-qemu
  • debian-upgrade-qemu-kvm

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