Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1071-1 qemu-kvm -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 28 Aug 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-6505, CVE-2017-8309, CVE-2017-10664, CVE-2017-11434.
- More information:
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in qemu-kvm, a full virtualization solution for Linux hosts on x86 hardware with x86 guests based on the Quick Emulator(Qemu).
Denial of service via infinite loop in the USB OHCI emulation
Denial of service via VNC audio capture
Denial of service in qemu-nbd server, qemu-io and qemu-img.
Denial of service via a crafted DHCP options string
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u23.
We recommend that you upgrade your qemu-kvm packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS