CVE-2015-3214

2015-08-31T10:59:00
ID CVE-2015-3214
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-11-04T01:29:00

Description

The pit_ioport_read in i8254.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.33 and QEMU before 2.3.1 does not distinguish between read lengths and write lengths, which might allow guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS by triggering use of an invalid index.