CVE-2015-8567

HIGH
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Description

Memory leak in net/vmxnet3.c in QEMU allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption).

References

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-February/176503.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-February/176558.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-January/175967.html

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2016-January/176300.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00010.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00012.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00087.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00002.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00049.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-06/msg00017.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-06/msg00058.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00003.html

http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3471

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/15/10

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/79721

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2891-1

https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2015-12/msg02299.html

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201602-01

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-13

Updated: 2020-09-09

Type: CWE-401

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 3.1

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (18 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
135559EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : qemu-kvm (EulerOS-SA-2020-1430)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
131585EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : qemu-kvm (EulerOS-SA-2019-2431)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
93170SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : qemu (SUSE-SU-2016:1703-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
91980openSUSE Security Update : qemu (openSUSE-2016-839)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
91660SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : qemu (SUSE-SU-2016:1560-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
91249SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : xen (SUSE-SU-2016:1318-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
90396SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : xen (SUSE-SU-2016:0955-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
90186SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : xen (SUSE-SU-2016:0873-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
89624Fedora 22 : xen-4.5.2-7.fc22 (2016-e1784417af)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
89526Fedora 23 : qemu-2.4.1-6.fc23 (2016-42778e8c82)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
89503Fedora 23 : xen-4.5.2-7.fc23 (2016-2c15b72b01)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
89498Fedora 22 : qemu-2.3.1-11.fc22 (2016-275e9ff483)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
88630Debian DSA-3471-1 : qemu - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
88587GLSA-201602-01 : QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities (Venom)NessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
88576Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS / 15.10 : qemu, qemu-kvm vulnerabilities (USN-2891-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
88126openSUSE Security Update : xen (openSUSE-2016-36)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
88125openSUSE Security Update : xen (openSUSE-2016-35)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
87700FreeBSD : qemu -- denial of service vulnerability in VMWARE VMXNET3 NIC support (9ad8993e-b1ba-11e5-9728-002590263bf5)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
high