FreeBSD : qemu, xen-tools -- QEMU heap overflow flaw with certain ATAPI commands (da451130-365d-11e5-a4a5-002590263bf5)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Xen Project reports :

A heap overflow flaw was found in the way QEMU's IDE subsystem handled
I/O buffer access while processing certain ATAPI commands.

A privileged guest user in a guest with CDROM drive enabled could
potentially use this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the host with
the privileges of the host's QEMU process corresponding to the guest.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85234 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5154

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