QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

2017-06-06T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201706-03
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2017-06-06T00:00:00

Description

Background

QEMU is a generic and open source machine emulator and virtualizer.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in QEMU. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker might cause a Denial of Service or gain escalated privileges from a guest VM.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All QEMU users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-emulation/qemu-2.9.0-r2"