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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2015-7512) ELSA-2016-0997: qemu-kvm security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2015-7512) ELSA-2016-0997: qemu-kvm security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/08/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/17/2016
Modified
01/22/2020

Description

Buffer overflow in the pcnet_receive function in hw/net/pcnet.c in QEMU, when a guest NIC has a larger MTU, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash) or execute arbitrary code via a large packet.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-qemu-guest-agent
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-qemu-img
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-qemu-kvm
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-qemu-kvm-tools

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