CVE-2017-5578

2017-03-15T15:59:00
ID CVE-2017-5578
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-01T01:30:00

Description

Memory leak in the virtio_gpu_resource_attach_backing function in hw/display/virtio-gpu.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host memory consumption) via a large number of VIRTIO_GPU_CMD_RESOURCE_ATTACH_BACKING commands.