Date: Tue, 24 May 2016 15:07:37 +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 Request: Qemu: scsi: mptsas infinite loop in mptsas_fetch_requests Hello, Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the LSI SAS1068 Host Bus Adapter emulation support is vulnerable to an infinite loop issue. It could occur while fetching new requests in mptsas_fetch_requests(). A privileged user inside guest could use this flaw to consume excessive host resources or crash the Qemu process resulting in DoS. Upstream patch: --------------- -> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2016-05/msg04027.html This issue was discovered and reported by Li Qiang of 360.cn Inc. Thank you. -- Prasad J Pandit / Red Hat Product Security Team 47AF CE69 3A90 54AA 9045 1053 DD13 3D32 FE5B 041F
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