FreeBSD : qemu -- Heap overflow in Cirrus emulation (07bb3bd2-a920-11dd-8503-0211060005df)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Aurelien Jarno reports :

CVE-2008-4539: fix a heap overflow in Cirrus emulation

The code in hw/cirrus_vga.c has changed a lot between CVE-2007-1320
has been announced and the patch has been applied. As a consequence it
has wrongly applied and QEMU is still vulnerable to this bug if using
VNC.

See also :

http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2008-10/msg01363.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?d5fe139f

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34685 (freebsd_pkg_07bb3bd2a92011dd85030211060005df.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4539

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