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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-5973: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2017-5973: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/27/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
01/08/2018

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)

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

References

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

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