GLSA-201210-04 : qemu-kvm: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 62634
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201210-04 (qemu-kvm: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in qemu-kvm. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
These vulnerabilities allow a remote attacker to cause a Denial of Service condition on the host server or qemu process, might allow for arbitrary code execution or a symlink attack when qemu-kvm is in snapshot mode.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll qemu-kvm users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/qemu-kvm-1.1.1-r1'