Debian Security Advisory DSA 2270-1 (qemu-kvm)

2011-08-03T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:136141256231069978
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2011 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
Modified 2019-03-18T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update to qemu-kvm announced via advisory DSA 2270-1.

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: deb_2270_1.nasl 14275 2019-03-18 14:39:45Z cfischer $
# Description: Auto-generated from advisory DSA 2270-1 (qemu-kvm)
#
# Authors:
# Thomas Reinke <reinke@securityspace.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2011 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
# Text descriptions are largely excerpted from the referenced
# advisory, and are Copyright (c) the respective author(s)
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2,
# or at your option, GNU General Public License version 3,
# as published by the Free Software Foundation
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
#

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.69978");
  script_version("$Revision: 14275 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2019-03-18 15:39:45 +0100 (Mon, 18 Mar 2019) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2011-08-03 04:36:20 +0200 (Wed, 03 Aug 2011)");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2011-2512");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.8");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_name("Debian Security Advisory DSA 2270-1 (qemu-kvm)");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2011 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com");
  script_family("Debian Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/debian_linux", "ssh/login/packages", re:"ssh/login/release=DEB6");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%202270-1");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"It was discovered that incorrect sanitising of virtio queue commands in
KVM, a solution for full virtualization on x86 hardware, could lead to
denial of service of the execution of arbitrary code.


The oldstable distribution (lenny) is not affected by this problem.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.12.5+dfsg-5+squeeze4.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.14.1+dfsg-2.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"We recommend that you upgrade your qemu-kvm packages.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The remote host is missing an update to qemu-kvm
announced via advisory DSA 2270-1.");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  exit(0);
}

include("revisions-lib.inc");
include("pkg-lib-deb.inc");

res = "";
report = "";
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"kvm", ver:"1:0.12.5+dfsg-5+squeeze6", rls:"DEB6")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"qemu-kvm", ver:"0.12.5+dfsg-5+squeeze6", rls:"DEB6")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"qemu-kvm-dbg", ver:"0.12.5+dfsg-5+squeeze6", rls:"DEB6")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}

if(report != "") {
  security_message(data:report);
} else if (__pkg_match) {
  exit(99);
}