EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.3 : qemu-kvm (EulerOS-SA-2019-1368)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 124746
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the qemu-kvm packages installed, the EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- An integer overflow issue was found in the NE200 NIC emulation. It could occur while receiving packets from the network, if the size value was greater than INT_MAX. Such overflow would lead to stack buffer overflow issue. A user inside guest could use this flaw to crash the QEMU process, resulting in DoS scenario.(CVE-2018-10839)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected qemu-kvm package.