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Bug 603442 (CVE-2016-10029) - <app-emulation/qemu-2.7.0: display: virtio-gpu: out of bounds read in virtio_gpu_set_scanout
Summary: <app-emulation/qemu-2.7.0: display: virtio-gpu: out of bounds read in virtio_...
Alias: CVE-2016-10029
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B2 [glsa cve]
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-12-22 09:08 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2017-01-02 10:37 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-12-22 09:08:42 UTC
From ${URL} :

Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the Virtio GPU Device emulator support is
vulnerable to an OOB read issue. It could occur while processing

A guest user/process could use this flaw to crash the Qemu process instance
resulting in Dos.

Upstream patch:


@maintainer(s): after the bump, in case we need to stabilize the package, please let us know if it is ready for the stabilization or not.
Comment 1 SpanKY gentoo-dev 2016-12-29 19:51:17 UTC
this is already fixed in qemu-2.7.0 already which is stable
Comment 2 Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev Security 2017-01-02 10:32:51 UTC
Added to existing and already published GLSA
Comment 3 Thomas Deutschmann gentoo-dev Security 2017-01-02 10:37:44 UTC
Updated GLSA now published.