Fedora 22 : qemu-2.3.1-10.fc22 (2016-890e612f52)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89574

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- CVE-2015-7549: pci: NULL pointer dereference issue (bz #1291138) * CVE-2015-8558: DoS by infinite loop in ehci_advance_state (bz #1291309) * CVE-2015-8666:
Heap-based buffer overrun during VM migration (bz #1294027) * CVE-2015-8744: vmxnet3: fix crash with short packets (bz #1295440) * CVE-2015-8745: vmxnet3: don't assert reading registers in bar0 (bz #1295442)

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=1270871

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1270876

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1277983

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1283722

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1291137

http://www.nessus.org/u?3c072fbd

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89574

File Name: fedora_2016-890e612f52.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: 4.9

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/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: 2016/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7549, CVE-2015-8558, CVE-2015-8666, CVE-2015-8744, CVE-2015-8745