Fedora 21 : qemu-2.1.2-6.fc21 (2014-13993)

High Nessus Plugin ID 79073

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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- CVE-2014-7815 vnc: insufficient bits_per_pixel from the client sanitization (bz #1157647, bz #1157641)

- CVE-2014-3689 vmware_vga: insufficient parameter validation in rectangle functions (bz #1153038, bz #1153035) Fix dep on numactl-devel to be build time not install time

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Update the affected qemu package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79073

File Name: fedora_2014-13993.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/11/10

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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: 2014/10/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3689, CVE-2014-7815

BID: 70997, 70998

FEDORA: 2014-13993