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Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2016 01:24:44 +0530 (IST)
From: P J P <ppandit@...hat.com>
To: oss security list <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>
cc: Li Qiang <liqiang6-s@....cn>
Subject: CVE request Qemu: an infinite loop during packet fragmentation

    Hello,

Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the VMWARE VMXNET3 NIC device support,
with network abstraction layer is vulnerable to an infinite loop issue.
It could occur while fragmenting packets in the device.

A privileged user inside guest could use this flaw to crash the Qemu instance 
resulting in DoS.

Upstream patch:
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   -> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2016-08/msg01601.html

This issue was reported by Li Qiang of 360.cn Inc.


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