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Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SuSE Update for qemu openSUSE-SU-2018:4147-1 (qemu)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'qemu'; package(s) announced via the openSUSE-SU-2018:4147_1 advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'qemu'
package(s) announced via the openSUSE-SU-2018:4147_1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
This update for qemu fixes the following issues:

Security issues fixed:

- CVE-2018-10839: Fixed NE2000 NIC emulation support that is vulnerable to
an integer overflow, which could lead to buffer overflow issue. It could
occur when receiving packets over the network. A user inside guest could
use this flaw to crash the Qemu process resulting in DoS (bsc#1110910).

- CVE-2018-15746: Fixed qemu-seccomp.c that might allow local OS guest
users to cause a denial of service (guest crash) by leveraging
mishandling of the seccomp policy for threads other than the main thread

- CVE-2018-17958: Fixed a Buffer Overflow in rtl8139_do_receive in
hw/net/rtl8139.c because an incorrect integer data type is used

- CVE-2018-17962: Fixed a Buffer Overflow in pcnet_receive in
hw/net/pcnet.c because an incorrect integer data type is used

- CVE-2018-17963: Fixed qemu_deliver_packet_iov in net/net.c that accepts
packet sizes greater than INT_MAX, which allows attackers to cause a
denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact.

- CVE-2018-18849: Fixed an out of bounds memory access issue that was
found in the LSI53C895A SCSI Host Bus Adapter emulation while writing a
message in lsi_do_msgin. It could occur during migration if the
'msg_len' field has an invalid value. A user/process could use this flaw
to crash the Qemu process resulting in DoS (bsc#1114422).

Non-security issues fixed:

- Improving disk performance for qemu on xen (bsc#1100408)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP3:Update update project.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended
installation methods
like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE Leap 42.3:

zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2018-1563=1

Affected Software/OS:
qemu on openSUSE Leap 42.3.

Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-10839
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-15746
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-17958
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-17962
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-17963
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-18849
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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