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Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2011 15:57:05 -0400 (EDT)
From: Josh Bressers <>
Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: libvirt: integer overflow in

Please use CVE-2011-2511.



----- Original Message -----
> It has been found that calling VirDomainGetVcpus with bogus parameters
> can lead to integer overflow and subsequent heap corruption. A remote
> attacker could use this flaw to crash libvirtd (DoS).
> Upstream patch:
> References:
> Thanks,
> --
> Petr Matousek / Red Hat Security Response Team

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