Date: Fri, 05 Jul 2013 13:03:39 -0700 From: Oracle Security Alerts <secalert_us@...cle.com> To: kseifried@...hat.com CC: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, Raphael Geissert <geissert@...ian.org>, security@...cle.com Subject: Re: Possible CVE request: virtualbox virtio-net host DoS -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Hi Kurt, On 7/5/13 12:22 PM, Kurt Seifried wrote: > On 07/05/2013 04:13 AM, Raphael Geissert wrote: >> Hi, > >> Quoting : >>> I have discovered a problem with virtio-net that leads to a >>> lockup of the host machine's kernel and the need for a hard >>> reset to make it working again. > >> The bug is said to be worked around in version 4.2.14 and really >> fixed in 4.2.16, but the changelog of either version doesn't >> reference that ticket. > >> Rumors say that virtualbox makes the host randomly hang, but >> since there is an actual bug report and confirmation from >> upstream this time I guess a CVE id should be assigned. > >>  https://www.virtualbox.org/ticket/11863  >> https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog  >> https://secunia.com/advisories/53858/ > >> Cheers, -- Raphael Geissert - Debian Developer www.debian.org - >> get.debian.net > > Oracle is a CNA so they should handle this: > > http://cve.mitre.org/cve/cna.html > > CC'ing them. Can you guys assign one quickly so this can be > properly tracked? Thanks! Please use CVE-2013-3792 to track this issue. Thanks, - -Ritwik Ghoshal - -- Best Regards, Oracle Security Alerts -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG/MacGPG2 v2.0.18 (Darwin) Comment: GPGTools - http://gpgtools.org Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iEYEARECAAYFAlHXJpoACgkQf36Vx1dNy5qhPgCfekd/nmFXwk7kADDn1N5QuSJF XJwAn2JZH6u6EYRYdLeGy59VhMhzq8o5 =z5Rn -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
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