CVE-2016-9577

Published: 31 December 2016

A vulnerability was discovered in SPICE before 0.13.90 in the server's protocol handling. An authenticated attacker could send crafted messages to the SPICE server causing a heap overflow leading to a crash or possible code execution.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

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

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (0.12.6-4ubuntu0.2)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (0.12.4-0nocelt2ubuntu1.4)
Patches:
Upstream: https://cgit.freedesktop.org/spice/spice/commit/?h=0.12&id=5f96b596353d73bdf4bb3cd2de61e48a7fd5b4c3