CVE-2017-9310

LOW

Description

QEMU (aka Quick Emulator), when built with the e1000e NIC emulation support, allows local guest OS privileged users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via vectors related to setting the initial receive / transmit descriptor head (TDH/RDH) outside the allocated descriptor buffer.

References

http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commitdiff;h=4154c7e03fa55b4cf52509a83d50d6c09d743b7

http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3920

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/05/31/1

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98766

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

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

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1452620

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201706-03

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-06-08

Updated: 2018-01-05

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 1.9

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.6

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

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 1.1

Severity: MEDIUM