GLSA-201704-01 : QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99274
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201704-01 (QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in QEMU. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Remote server can cause a crash in the client causing execution of arbitrary code, and a Denial of Service within the QEMU process. Remote or Local users within a guest QEMU environment can cause a Denial of Service condition of the QEMU guest process.
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-r9'