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Date: Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:14:21 +0530 (IST)
From: P J P <ppandit@...hat.com>
To: oss security list <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>
cc: Cyrille Chatras <cyrille.chatras@...nge.com>
Subject: CVE-2017-16845 Qemu: ps2: information leakage via post_load
 routine

   Hello,

Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the PS/2 keyboard and mouse emulation support 
along with the migration feature enabled is vulnerable to an information 
leakage flaw. It could occur while loading a migrated snapshot on the 
destination host in PS2 post_load routine.

A privileged user could use this flaw to leak destination host memory bytes.

Upstream patch:
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   -> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-11/msg02982.html

This issue was reported by Cyrille Chatras of Orange.com.

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