Fedora 29 : 2:qemu (2018-87f2ace20d)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 120587



The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fix cpu model crash on AMD hosts (bz #1640140)

- CVE-2018-15746: seccomp blacklist is not applied to all threads (bz #1618357)

- Fix assertion in address_space_stw_le_cached (bz #1644728)

- CVE-2018-10839: ne2000: fix possible out of bound access (bz #1636429)

- CVE-2018-17958: rtl8139: fix possible out of bound access (bz #1636729)

- CVE-2018-17962: pcnet: fix possible buffer overflow (bz #1636775)

- CVE-2018-17963: net: ignore packet size greater than INT_MAX (bz #1636782)

- CVE-2018-18849: lsi53c895a: OOB msg buffer access leads to DoS (bz #1644977)

- CVE-2018-18954: ppc64: Out-of-bounds r/w stack access in pnv_lpc_do_eccb (bz #1645442)

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Update the affected 2:qemu package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 120587

File Name: fedora_2018-87f2ace20d.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/3/2019

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:2:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:29

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/4/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/29/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10839, CVE-2018-15746, CVE-2018-16847, CVE-2018-17958, CVE-2018-17962, CVE-2018-17963, CVE-2018-18849, CVE-2018-18954