FreeBSD : qemu -- denial of service vulnerability in VNC (8a560bcf-b14b-11e5-9728-002590263bf5)
High Nessus Plugin ID 87699
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Prasad J Pandit, Red Hat Product Security Team, reports : Qemu emulator built with the VNC display driver is vulnerable to an infinite loop issue. It could occur while processing a CLIENT_CUT_TEXT message with specially crafted payload message. A privileged guest user could use this flaw to crash the Qemu process on the host, resulting in DoS.