CVE-2016-9915

2016-12-29T22:59:00
ID CVE-2016-9915
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-09-07T10:29:00

Description

Memory leak in hw/9pfs/9p-handle.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local privileged guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host memory consumption and possibly QEMU process crash) by leveraging a missing cleanup operation in the handle backend.