Debian DSA-4616-1 : qemu - security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 133419

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VPR Score: 5.1

Synopsis

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

Description

Two security issues have been found in the SLiRP networking implementation of QEMU, a fast processor emulator, which could result in the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.

Solution

Upgrade the qemu packages.

For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u9.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 1:3.1+dfsg-8+deb10u4.

See Also

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

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

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

https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4616

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 133419

File Name: debian_DSA-4616.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/02/03

Updated: 2020/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.1

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-7039

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:qemu, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/02/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/09/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-15890, CVE-2020-1711, CVE-2020-7039

DSA: 4616