|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Update for qemu-kvm RHSA-2017:1681-01|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'qemu-kvm'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'qemu-kvm'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a full
virtualization solution for Linux on a variety of architectures. The qemu-kvm
package provides the user-space component for running virtual machines that use
KVM. Security Fix(es): * Quick Emulator (QEMU) built with Network Block Device
(NBD) Server support was vulnerable to a null-pointer dereference issue. The
flaw could occur when releasing a client, which was not initialized due to
failed negotiation. A remote user or process could exploit this flaw to crash
the qemu-nbd server (denial of service). (CVE-2017-9524)
qemu-kvm on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7)
Please Install the Updated Packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-9524|
BugTraq ID: 99011
Debian Security Information: DSA-3925 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1681
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1682
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2408
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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