Fedora 22 : qemu-2.3.1-11.fc22 (2016-275e9ff483)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89498

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- CVE-2015-8567: net: vmxnet3: host memory leakage (bz #1289818) * CVE-2016-1922: i386: avoid NULL pointer dereference (bz #1292766) * CVE-2015-8613: buffer overflow in megasas_ctrl_get_info (bz #1284008) * CVE-2015-8743: ne2000: OOB memory access in ioport r/w functions (bz #1294787)

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=1264929

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1283934

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1284008

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1289816

http://www.nessus.org/u?fb3e69d1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89498

File Name: fedora_2016-275e9ff483.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/04

Updated: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/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: 2016/02/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8567, CVE-2015-8568, CVE-2015-8613, CVE-2015-8743, CVE-2016-1922