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Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2016 17:57:36 +0530 (IST)
From: P J P <>
To: oss security list <>
cc: "Bazhaniuk, Oleksandr" <>
Subject: CVE request: Qemu: net: buffer overflow in stellaris_enet emulator


Qemu emulator built with the Luminary Micro Stellaris Ethernet Controller is 
vulnerable to a buffer overflow issue. It could occur while receiving network 
packets in stellaris_enet_receive(), if the guest NIC is configured to accept 
large(MTU) packets.

A remote user/process could use this flaw to crash the Qemu process on a host, 
resulting in DoS.

Upstream patch:


This issue was discovered by Oleksandr Bazhaniuk of Advanced Threat Research 
team at Intel Inc.

Thank you.
Prasad J Pandit / Red Hat Product Security Team
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