Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4506-1 qemu -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 24 Aug 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 873012, Bug 933741, Bug 931351.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-20815, CVE-2019-13164, CVE-2019-14378.
- More information:
Multiple security issues were discovered in QEMU, a fast processor emulator, which could result in denial of service, the execution of arbitrary code or bypass of ACLs.
In addition this update fixes a regression which could cause NBD connections to hang.
For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u8.
We recommend that you upgrade your qemu packages.
For the detailed security status of qemu please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/qemu