Debian DSA-2619-1 : xen-qemu-dm-4.0 - buffer overflow

high Nessus Plugin ID 64553
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The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


A buffer overflow was found in the e1000 emulation, which could be triggered when processing jumbo frames.


Upgrade the xen-qemu-dm-4.0 packages.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 4.0.1-2+squeeze3.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64553

File Name: debian_DSA-2619.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/11/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:xen-qemu-dm-4.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/10/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6075

BID: 57420

DSA: 2619