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Date: Tue, 02 Feb 2010 18:15:54 +0800
From: Eugene Teo <>
CC: Thomas Biege <>
Subject: Re: KVM possible security issues fixed

On 02/02/2010 05:59 PM, Thomas Biege wrote:
> Hello,
> the following was listed in the changelog of kvm
> - slirp: fix use-after-free
> - usb-linux.c: fix buffer overflow

Josh wrote some notes here:

> - fix potential stack corruption saving MSRs (Eduardo Habkost)

I did not investigate this as it was already fixed in Red Hat Enterprise 
Linux 5 before we saw the changelog.

> Looks like these are security issues. Does someone know more about?
> Any details about exploitability etc.

Thanks, Eugene
Eugene Teo / Red Hat Security Response Team

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