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The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
Prasad J Pandit, Red Hat Product Security Team, reports :
Qemu emulator built with the Virtual Network Device(virtio-net)
support is vulnerable to a DoS issue. It could occur while receiving
large packets over the tuntap/macvtap interfaces and when guest's
virtio-net driver did not support big/mergeable receive buffers.
An attacker on the local network could use this flaw to disable
guest's networking by sending a large number of jumbo frames to the
guest, exhausting all receive buffers and thus leading to a DoS
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0