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FreeBSD: qemu -- Translation Block Local Denial of Service Vulnerability (CVE-2007-6227)

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FreeBSD: qemu -- Translation Block Local Denial of Service Vulnerability (CVE-2007-6227)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/04/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/08/2014
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

QEMU 0.9.0 allows local users of a Windows XP SP2 guest operating system to overwrite the TranslationBlock (code_gen_buffer) buffer, and probably have unspecified other impacts related to an "overflow," via certain Windows executable programs, as demonstrated by qemu-dos.com.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-qemu

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