qemu security update

2019-09-18T18:53:46
ID CESA-2019:2607
Type centos
Reporter CentOS Project
Modified 2019-09-18T18:53:46

Description

CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2019:2607

Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on a variety of architectures. The qemu-kvm packages provide the user-space component for running virtual machines that use KVM.

Security Fix(es):

  • QEMU: qxl: null pointer dereference while releasing spice resources (CVE-2019-12155)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Merged security bulletin from advisories: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2019-September/023428.html

Affected packages: qemu-img qemu-kvm qemu-kvm-common qemu-kvm-tools

Upstream details at: