Debian DSA-4512-1 : qemu - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 128430

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VPR Score: 8.4

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Multiple security issues were discovered in QEMU, a fast processor emulator, which could result in denial of service, the execution of arbitrary code or bypass of ACLs.

Solution

Upgrade the qemu packages.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 1:3.1+dfsg-8+deb10u2.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/qemu

https://packages.debian.org/source/buster/qemu

https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4512

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 128430

File Name: debian_DSA-4512.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/09/03

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 8.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:qemu, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/09/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-13164, CVE-2019-14378

DSA: 4512