GLSA-201702-28 : QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 97271
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-28 (QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in QEMU. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker could potentially execute arbitrary code with privileges of QEMU process on the host, gain privileges on the host system, cause a Denial of Service condition, or obtain sensitive information.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll QEMU users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/qemu-2.8.0-r1'