Fedora 23 : qemu-2.4.0-1.fc23 (2015-13358)

high Nessus Plugin ID 85592
New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it is different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 6.8


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Rebased to version 2.4.0 * Support for virtio-gpu, 2D only * Support for virtio-based keyboard/mouse/tablet emulation * x86 support for memory hot-unplug

- ACPI v5.1 table support for 'virt' board * CVE-2015-3209: pcnet: multi-tmd buffer overflow in the tx path (bz #1230536) * CVE-2015-3214: i8254: out-of- bounds memory access (bz #1243728) * CVE-2015-5158: scsi stack-based buffer overflow (bz #1246025) * CVE-2015-5154: ide: atapi: heap overflow during I/O buffer memory access (bz #1247141) * CVE-2015-5165:
rtl8139 uninitialized heap memory information leakage to guest (bz #1249755) * CVE-2015-5166: BlockBackend object use after free issue (bz #1249758) * CVE-2015-5745:
buffer overflow in virtio- serial (bz #1251160)

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.


Update the affected qemu package.

See Also









Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85592

File Name: fedora_2015-13358.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/24/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/23/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3209, CVE-2015-3214, CVE-2015-5154, CVE-2015-5158, CVE-2015-5165, CVE-2015-5166, CVE-2015-5745

FEDORA: 2015-13358