Fedora 23 : 2:qemu (2016-f2b1f07256)

high Nessus Plugin ID 92201


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- CVE-2016-3710: incorrect bounds checking in vga (bz #1334345)

- CVE-2016-3712: out of bounds read in vga (bz #1334342)

- Fix USB redirection (bz #1330221)

- CVE-2016-4037: infinite loop in usb ehci (bz #1328080)

- CVE-2016-4001: buffer overflow in stellaris net (bz #1325885)

- CVE-2016-2858: rng stack corruption (bz #1314677)

- CVE-2016-2391: ohci: crash via multiple timers (bz #1308881)

- CVE-2016-2198: ehci: NULL pointer dereference (bz #1303134)

- Fix tpm passthrough (bz #1281413)

- Fix ./configure with ccache

- Ship sysctl file to fix s390x kvm (bz #1290589)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected 2:qemu package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92201

File Name: fedora_2016-f2b1f07256.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/14/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:2:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/14/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/7/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2198, CVE-2016-2391, CVE-2016-2858, CVE-2016-3710, CVE-2016-3712, CVE-2016-4001, CVE-2016-4037