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PostPosted: Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:26 am    Post subject: [ glsa 201804-08 ] qemu Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201804-08)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: 2018-04-08
Bug(s): #629348, #638506, #643432, #646814, #649616
ID: 201804-08

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in QEMU, the worst of
which may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.


Background

QEMU is a generic and open source machine emulator and virtualizer.

Affected Packages

Package: app-emulation/qemu
Vulnerable: < 2.11.1-r1
Unaffected: >= 2.11.1-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in QEMU. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

An attacker could execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service
condition, or obtain sensitive information.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All QEMU users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-emulation/qemu-2.11.1-r1"
   


References

CVE-2017-13672
CVE-2017-15124
CVE-2017-16845
CVE-2017-17381
CVE-2017-18030
CVE-2017-18043
CVE-2017-5715
CVE-2018-5683
CVE-2018-5748
CVE-2018-7550
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