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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-1750

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-1750

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/21/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in the virtio-blk driver (hw/virtio-blk.c) in qemu-kvm 0.14.0 allow local guest users to cause a denial of service (guest crash) and possibly gain privileges via a (1) write request to the virtio_blk_handle_write function or (2) read request to the virtio_blk_handle_read function that is not properly aligned.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-kvm

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