Fedora 22 : qemu-2.3.1-5.fc22 (2015-16369)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 86333
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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Fix typo causing qemu-img to link against entire world (bz #1260996) * CVE-2015-6815: net: e1000: infinite loop issue (bz #1260225) * CVE-2015-6855: ide: divide by zero issue (bz #1261793) * CVE-2015-5278: Infinite loop in ne2000_receive() (bz #1263284) * CVE-2015-5279: Heap overflow vulnerability in ne2000_receive() (bz #1263287)
* Make block copy more stable (bz #1264416) * Fix hang at start of live merge for large images (bz #1262901)
---- Fix emulation of various instructions, required by libm in F22 ppc64 guests.

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Update the affected qemu package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 86333

File Name: fedora_2015-16369.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/12/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.8


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

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: 10/9/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5278, CVE-2015-5279, CVE-2015-6815, CVE-2015-6855

FEDORA: 2015-16369