Fedora 18 : qemu-1.2.2-13.fc18 (2013-11407)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 67309

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Don't install conflicting binfmt handler on arm (bz #974804)

- Fix building docs with f19 texinfo

- CVE-2013-2007: Fix qemu-ga file creation permissions (bz #956082, bz #969455)

- Fix rtl8139 + windows 7 + large transfers (bz #970240)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected qemu package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=956082

http://www.nessus.org/u?7c5828a2

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 67309

File Name: fedora_2013-11407.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/12/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/21/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2007

BID: 59675

FEDORA: 2013-11407