QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

2018-04-08T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201804-08
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2018-04-08T00:00:00

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

An attacker could execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, or obtain sensitive information.

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-2.11.1-r1"