Fedora 22 : qemu-2.3.1-12.fc22 (2016-be042f7e6f)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89605

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- CVE-2015-8619: Fix sendkey out of bounds (bz #1292757) * CVE-2016-1981: infinite loop in e1000 (bz #1299995) * Fix Out-of-bounds read in usb-ehci (bz #1300234, bz #1299455) * CVE-2016-2197: ahci: NULL pointer dereference (bz #1302952) * Fix gdbstub for VSX registers for ppc64 (bz #1304377) * Fix qemu-img vmdk images to work with VMware (bz #1299185)

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=1283926

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1298570

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1299455

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1302057

http://www.nessus.org/u?2c0a20e4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89605

File Name: fedora_2016-be042f7e6f.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: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/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:22

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8619, CVE-2016-1981, CVE-2016-2197