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CVE-2016-5338

Published: 14 June 2016

The (1) esp_reg_read and (2) esp_reg_write functions in hw/scsi/esp.c in QEMU allow local guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (QEMU process crash) or execute arbitrary code on the QEMU host via vectors related to the information transfer buffer.

Notes

AuthorNote
mdeslaur
qemu-kvm in precise doesn't build esp.c on Ubuntu
Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.8

Status

Package Release Status
qemu
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
precise Does not exist

trusty
Released (2.0.0+dfsg-2ubuntu1.26)
upstream Needs triage

wily Ignored
(reached end-of-life)
xenial
Released (1:2.5+dfsg-5ubuntu10.3)
Patches:
upstream: http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commit;h=ff589551c8e8e9e95e211b9d8daafb4ed39f1aec
qemu-kvm
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
precise Not vulnerable

trusty Does not exist

upstream Needs triage

wily Does not exist

xenial Does not exist