CVE-2016-9923

2016-12-09T09:17:42
ID RH:CVE-2016-9923
Type redhatcve
Reporter redhat.com
Modified 2020-12-15T11:29:39

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.