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Date: Thu, 4 Jun 2020 11:21:42 +0530 (IST)
From: P J P <>
To: oss security list <>
cc: Ren Ding <>, Hanqing Zhao <>, 
    Yi Ren <>
Subject: CVE-2020-13800 QEMU: ati-vga: infinite recursion in ati_mm_read/write
 calls may lead to DoS


An infinite recursion issue was found in the ati-vga emulator of the QEMU. It 
could occur in ati_mm_read/write routines while accessing VGA registers, for 
certain values of the 'mm_index' variable. A guest user/process may use this 
flaw to crash the QEMU process resulting in DoS scenario.

Upstream patch:

This issue was reported by Ren Ding and Hanqing Zhao of SSLab Georgia Tech and 
Yi Ren(CC'd)

'CVE-2020-13800' requeted via ->

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