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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2197: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-2197: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/29/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) built with an IDE AHCI emulation support is vulnerable to a null pointer dereference flaw. It occurs while unmapping the Frame Information Structure (FIS) and Command List Block (CLB) entries. A privileged user inside guest could use this flaw to crash the QEMU process instance resulting in DoS.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulation-qemu

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