openSUSE Security Update : qemu (openSUSE-2015-364) (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 v2.1.3: See for more information.

This update includes a security fix :

- 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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected qemu packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83534 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3456

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