Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3991-1 qemu -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 03 Oct 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9375, CVE-2017-12809, CVE-2017-13672, CVE-2017-13711, CVE-2017-14167.
- More information:
Multiple vulnerabilities were found in qemu, a fast processor emulator:
Denial of service via memory leak in USB XHCI emulation.
Denial of service in the CDROM device drive emulation.
Denial of service in VGA display emulation.
Denial of service in SLIRP networking support.
Incorrect validation of multiboot headers could result in the execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your qemu packages.