openSUSE Security Update : qemu (openSUSE-SU-2012:1170-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

qemu was fixed to add bounds checking for VT100 escape code parsing
and cursor placement.

Also qemu was updated on 12.2 and 11.4 to the latest stable release
(v1.1.1 and v0.14.1 respectively).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-09/msg00057.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=777084

Solution :

Update the affected qemu packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74752 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55413

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3515

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