Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that QEMU incorrectly handled certain e1000 packet
sizes. In certain environments, an attacker may use this flaw in
combination with large packets to cause a denial of service or execute
arbitrary code in the guest.
Update the affected qemu-kvm package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 63608 ()
Bugtraq ID: 57420
CVE ID: CVE-2012-6075
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