Fedora 25 : 2:qemu (2016-3d3218ec41)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 94794

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

- CVE-2016-7155: pvscsi: OOB read and infinite loop (bz #1373463)

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

- CVE-2016-7156: pvscsi: infinite loop when processing IO requests (bz #1373480)

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

- CVE-2016-7157: mptsas: invalid memory access (bz #1373505)

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

- CVE-2016-7423: scsi: mptsas: OOB access (bz #1376777)

- 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)

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Solution

Update the affected 2:qemu package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-3d3218ec41

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 94794

File Name: fedora_2016-3d3218ec41.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/15/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.1

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

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:2:qemu, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:25

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

Patch Publication Date: 10/18/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/5/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7155, CVE-2016-7156, CVE-2016-7157, CVE-2016-7170, CVE-2016-7422, CVE-2016-7423, CVE-2016-7466, CVE-2016-7908, CVE-2016-7995, CVE-2016-8576