qemu-kvm < 1.5.3-86 el6 Venom Vulnerability

high Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 801941


The qemu-kvm server is vulnerable to the Venom remote code execution attack.


The remote host is running a version of qemu-kvm which is vulnerable to an out-of-bounds memory access flaw, which can cause a crash or execution of arbitrary code on the host.


Upgrade to qemu-kvm 1.5.3-86.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 801941

Family: Generic

Nessus ID: 83419, 83422, 83426, 83427, 83459, 83438

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3456