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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2020-1711: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2020-1711: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/11/2020
Created
06/16/2020
Added
06/15/2020
Modified
07/21/2020

Description

An out-of-bounds heap buffer access flaw was found in the way the iSCSI Block driver in QEMU versions 2.12.0 before 4.2.1 handled a response coming from an iSCSI server while checking the status of a Logical Address Block (LBA) in an iscsi_co_block_status() routine. A remote user could use this flaw to crash the QEMU process, resulting in a denial of service or potential execution of arbitrary code with privileges of the QEMU process on the host.

Solution(s)

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

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