Fedora 20 : qemu-1.6.2-4.fc20 (2014-5825)

High Nessus Plugin ID 73818

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Fix arm sd warnings with latest kernel (bz #1091548)

- Fix regression in CVE backport that affects openstack (thanks lbezdick)

- Fix guest startup crashes from autotest (bz #1081610)

- Block/image format validation CVE-2014-0142 - 2014-0148 (bz #1078201, bz #1086710, bz #1079140, bz #1086724, bz #1079240, bz #1086735, bz #1078885, bz #1086720, bz #1078232, bz #1086713, bz #1078848, bz #1086717, bz #1078212, bz #1086712)

- CVE-2014-0150: virtio-net: buffer overflow in virtio_net_handle_mac() function (bz #1086775, bz #1078846)

- CVE-2013-4544: vmxnet3: bounds checking buffer overrun (bz #1087513, bz #1087522)

- CVE-2014-2894: out of bounds buffer accesses, guest triggerable via IDE SMART (bz #1087981, bz #1087971)

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=1078201

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1078212

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1078232

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1078846

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1078848

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1078885

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1079140

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1079240

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1087513

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1087971

http://www.nessus.org/u?a47d1447

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73818

File Name: fedora_2014-5825.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/05/02

Updated: 2018/01/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:20

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4544, CVE-2014-0142, CVE-2014-0143, CVE-2014-0144, CVE-2014-0145, CVE-2014-0146, CVE-2014-0147, CVE-2014-0148, CVE-2014-0150, CVE-2014-2894

BID: 66464, 66472, 66480, 66481, 66483, 66484, 66486, 66821, 66932, 66955

FEDORA: 2014-5825