CVE-2018-16867

2018-12-12T00:00:00
ID UB:CVE-2018-16867
Type ubuntucve
Reporter ubuntu.com
Modified 2018-12-12T00:00:00

Description

A flaw was found in qemu Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) before version 3.1.0. A path traversal in the in usb_mtp_write_data function in hw/usb/dev-mtp.c due to an improper filename sanitization. When the guest device is mounted in read-write mode, this allows to read/write arbitrary files which may lead do DoS scenario OR possibly lead to code execution on the host.