CVE-2016-9911

LOW

Description

Quick Emulator (Qemu) built with the USB EHCI Emulation support is vulnerable to a memory leakage issue. It could occur while processing packet data in 'ehci_init_transfer'. A guest user/process could use this issue to leak host memory, resulting in DoS for a host.

References

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/08/5

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94762

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2392

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2408

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/09/msg00007.html

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-49

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-12-23

Updated: 2018-09-07

Type: CWE-400

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 2

Severity: MEDIUM