Fedora 24 : 2:qemu (2016-a56fb613a8)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 94122



The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- CVE-2016-6351: scsi: esp: OOB write access in esp_do_dma (bz #1360600)

- CVE-2016-6833: vmxnet3: use-after-free (bz #1368982)

- CVE-2016-6490: virtio: infinite loop in virtqueue_pop (bz #1361428)

- CVE-2016-7156: pvscsi: infinite loop when building SG list (bz #1373480)

- CVE-2016-7170: vmware_vga: OOB stack memory access (bz #1374709)

- CVE-2016-7161: net: Heap overflow in xlnx.xps-ethernetlite (bz #1379298)

- CVE-2016-7466: usb: xhci memory leakage during device unplug (bz #1377838)

- CVE-2016-7422: virtio: NULL pointer dereference (bz #1376756)

- CVE-2016-7908: net: Infinite loop in mcf_fec_do_tx (bz #1381193)

- CVE-2016-8576: usb: xHCI: infinite loop vulnerability (bz #1382322)

- CVE-2016-7995: usb: hcd-ehci: memory leak (bz #1382669)

- Don't depend on edk2 roms where they aren't available (bz #1373576)

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: Critical

ID: 94122

File Name: fedora_2016-a56fb613a8.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/19/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:2:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

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

Patch Publication Date: 10/18/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/7/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6351, CVE-2016-6490, CVE-2016-6833, CVE-2016-7156, CVE-2016-7161, CVE-2016-7170, CVE-2016-7422, CVE-2016-7466, CVE-2016-7908, CVE-2016-7995, CVE-2016-8576