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SUSE: CVE-2017-9524: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/05/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/21/2017
Modified
06/20/2021

Description

The qemu-nbd server in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator), when built with the Network Block Device (NBD) Server support, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault and server crash) by leveraging failure to ensure that all initialization occurs before talking to a client in the nbd_negotiate function.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-qemu
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-arm
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-block-curl
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-block-iscsi
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-block-rbd
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-block-ssh
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-guest-agent
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-ipxe
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-ksm
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-kvm
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-lang
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-ppc
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-s390
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-seabios
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-sgabios
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-tools
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-vgabios
  • suse-upgrade-qemu-x86

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