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Date: Thu, 19 May 2016 16:46:52 +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-2016-4441 Qemu: scsi: esp: OOB write while writing to 's-cmdbuf'
 in get_cmd

   Hello,

Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the ESP/NCR53C9x controller emulation support
is vulnerable to an OOB write access issue. The controller uses 16-byte FIFO
buffer for command and data transfer. The OOB write occurs while writing to
this command buffer in routine get_cmd().

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

Upstream patch:
---------------
   -> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2016-05/msg03274.html

Reference:
----------
   -> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1337505

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

'CVE-2016-4441' has been assigned by Red Hat Inc.

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