Date: Mon, 30 May 2016 14:22:03 +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-2016-4453 Qemu: display: vmsvga: infinite loop in vmsvga_fifo_run() routine Hello, Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the VMware-SVGA "chipset" emulation support is vulnerable to an infinite loop issue. It could occur while processing VGA commands via its FIFO buffer. 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/msg05270.html Reference: ---------- -> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1336650 This issue was discovered and reported by Li Qiang of 360.cn Inc. CVE-2016-4453 is assigned by Red Hat 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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