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Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2016 23:35:29 -0400 (EDT)
From: cve-assign@...re.org
To: ppandit@...hat.com
Cc: cve-assign@...re.org, oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, liqiang6-s@....cn
Subject: Re: CVE Request Qemu: Information leak in vmxnet3_complete_packet

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> Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the VMWARE VMXNET3 NIC device support is
> vulnerable to an information leakage issue. It could occur while processing
> transmit(tx) queue, when it reaches the end of packet.
> 
> A privileged user inside guest could use this leak host memory bytes to a
> guest.
> 
> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2016-08/msg02108.html
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1366369

Use CVE-2016-6836.

This is not yet available at
http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=history;f=hw/net/vmxnet3.c but
that may be an expected place for a later update.

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