Fedora 22 : qemu-2.3.0-0.3.rc2.fc22 (2015-5541)

High Nessus Plugin ID 82963

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- Rebased to version 2.3.0-rc2

- Don't install ksm services as executable (bz #1192720)

- Skip hanging tests on s390 (bz #1206057)

- CVE-2015-1779 vnc: insufficient resource limiting in VNC websockets decoder (bz #1205051, bz #1199572)

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=1199572

http://www.nessus.org/u?d9186029

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82963

File Name: fedora_2015-5541.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/22

Updated: 2016/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:22

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1779

FEDORA: 2015-5541