CVE-2015-8743

Published: 04 January 2016

QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) built with the NE2000 device emulation support is vulnerable to an OOB r/w access issue. It could occur while performing 'ioport' r/w operations. A privileged (CAP_SYS_RAWIO) user/process could use this flaw to leak or corrupt QEMU memory bytes.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.1

Status

Package Release Status
qemu
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (1:2.5+dfsg-1ubuntu5)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (2.0.0+dfsg-2ubuntu1.22)
Patches:
Upstream: http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commit;h=aa7f9966dfdff500bbbf1956d9e115b1fa8987a6
qemu-kvm
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Does not exist

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist