Fedora 20 : qemu-1.6.2-10.fc20 (2014-14033)

high Nessus Plugin ID 79089
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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)

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Update the affected qemu package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79089

File Name: fedora_2014-14033.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/11/2014

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/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:20

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/1/2014

Reference Information

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

BID: 70997, 70998

FEDORA: 2014-14033