Scientific Linux Security Update : qemu-kvm on SL7.x x86_64 (20190903)

high Nessus Plugin ID 128502

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Security Fix(es):
 

- QEMU: qxl: NULL pointer dereference while releasing spice resources
 (CVE-2019-12155)
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Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?e6c39b3d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 128502

File Name: sl_20190903_qemu_kvm_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/4/2019

Updated: 2/24/2020

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-img, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-kvm, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-kvm-common, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-kvm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:qemu-kvm-tools, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/3/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/24/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-12155