openSUSE Security Update : qemu (qemu-691)

High Nessus Plugin ID 40302


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


qemu update to version 0.10.1 fixes the following security issues :

CVE-2008-0928: problems with range checks of block devices CVE-2008-1945: problems with removable media handling CVE-2008-2382:
vnc server DoS CVE-2008-4539: fix a heap overflow in the cirrus VGA implementation CVE-2008-5714: off by one error in vnc password handling


Update the affected qemu package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 40302

File Name: suse_11_1_qemu-090325.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:qemu, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/03/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0928, CVE-2008-1945, CVE-2008-2382, CVE-2008-4539, CVE-2008-5714

CWE: 119, 189, 200, 264, 399