CVE-2016-9923

2016-12-23T22:59:00
ID CVE-2016-9923
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-01T01:30:00

Description

Quick Emulator (Qemu) built with the 'chardev' backend support is vulnerable to a use after free issue. It could occur while hotplug and unplugging the device in the guest. A guest user/process could use this flaw to crash a Qemu process on the host resulting in DoS.