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Debian: CVE-2017-5973: qemu, qemu-kvm -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2017-5973: qemu, qemu-kvm -- security update

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/27/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/31/2017
Modified
02/25/2019

Description

The xhci_kick_epctx function in hw/usb/hcd-xhci.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS privileged users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and QEMU process crash) via vectors related to control transfer descriptor sequence.

Solution(s)

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

References

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

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