Date: Wed, 2 Sep 2015 14:28:59 -0600 From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> To: oss-security <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>, Prasad Pandit <ppandit@...hat.com> Cc: lianyihan@....cn Subject: Re: CVE-2015-5239 Qemu: vnc infinite loop issue PJP are you sure this isn't https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2015-5239 ? Mitre: can you please hold off in case this already has a CVE assigned. Thanks. On Wed, Sep 2, 2015 at 1:33 PM, P J P <ppandit@...hat.com> wrote: > Hello, > > Qemu emulator built with the VNC display driver is vulnerable to an > infinite loop issue. It could occur while processing a CLIENT_CUT_TEXT > message with specially crafted payload message. > > A privileged guest user could use this flaw to crash the Qemu process on > the host, resulting in DoS. > > Upstream fix: > ------------- > -> > http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commit;h=f9a70e79391f6d7c2a912d785239ee8effc1922d > > > Thank you. > -- > Prasad J Pandit / Red Hat Product Security Team > 47AF CE69 3A90 54AA 9045 1053 DD13 3D32 FE5B 041F > -- -- Kurt Seifried -- Red Hat -- Product Security -- Cloud PGP A90B F995 7350 148F 66BF 7554 160D 4553 5E26 7993 Red Hat Product Security contact: secalert@...hat.com
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