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Debian: CVE-2017-7980: qemu, qemu-kvm -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2017-7980: qemu, qemu-kvm -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/02/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/11/2017
Modified
02/24/2020

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Cirrus CLGD 54xx VGA Emulator in Quick Emulator (Qemu) 2.8 and earlier allows local guest OS users to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (crash) via vectors related to a VNC client updating its display after a VGA operation.

Solution(s)

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

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