openSUSE Security Update : qemu (openSUSE-2015-363) (Venom)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

qemu was updated to fix a security issue :

- CVE-2015-3456: Fixed a buffer overflow in the floppy
drive emulation, which could be used to denial of
service attacks or potential code execution against the
host.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=929339

Solution :

Update the affected qemu packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83533 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3456

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