Date: Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:56:22 +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: 9pfs: host memory leakage in v9fs_read Hello, Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the virtio-9p back-end support is vulnerable to a memory leakage issue. It could occur while doing a I/O read operation in v9fs_read() routine. A privileged user/process inside guest could use this flaw to crash the Qemu process instance resulting in Dos. Upstream patch: --------------- -> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2016-09/msg07127.html This issue was 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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