CVE-2016-2198

2016-12-29T22:59:00
ID CVE-2016-2198
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2020-11-10T17:54:00

Description

QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) built with the USB EHCI emulation support is vulnerable to a null pointer dereference flaw. It could occur when an application attempts to write to EHCI capabilities registers. A privileged user inside quest could use this flaw to crash the QEMU process instance resulting in DoS.