Fedora 28 : 2:qemu (2018-74fb8b257b)

High Nessus Plugin ID 120533

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- CVE-2017-16845: ps2: information leakage via post_load (bz #1514150)

- CVE-2018-11806: slirp: heap buffer overflow while reassembling fragmented datagrams (bz #1586249)

- CVE-2018-12617: qemu-guest-agent: Integer overflow causes segmentation fault in qmp_guest_file_read (bz #1594055)

- Fix qemu-arm-static slowness (bz #1589506)

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Solution

Update the affected 2:qemu package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-74fb8b257b

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120533

File Name: fedora_2018-74fb8b257b.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/09/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:2:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:28

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/11/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-16845, CVE-2018-11806, CVE-2018-12617