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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-9923: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-9923: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/23/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
12/16/2020

Description

Quick Emulator (Qemu) built with the 'chardev' backend support is vulnerable to a use after free issue. It could occur while hotplug and unplugging the device in the guest. A guest user/process could use this flaw to crash a Qemu process on the host resulting in DoS.

Solution(s)

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

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