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    Debian: DSA-2933-1: qemu-kvm security update

    Date 19 May 2014
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in qemu-kvm, a full virtualization solution on x86 hardware. CVE-2013-4344
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2933-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                         Giuseppe Iuculano
    May 19, 2014                           https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : qemu-kvm
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-4344 CVE-2014-2894
    Debian Bug     : 745157 725944
    
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in qemu-kvm, a full
    virtualization solution on x86 hardware.
    
    CVE-2013-4344
    
        Buffer overflow in the SCSI implementation in QEMU,
        when a SCSI controller has more than 256 attached devices, allows
        local users to gain privileges via a small transfer buffer in a
        REPORT LUNS command.
    
    CVE-2014-2894
    
        Off-by-one error in the cmd_smart function in the smart self test in
        hw/ide/core.c in QEMU allows local users to have
        unspecified impact via a SMART EXECUTE OFFLINE command that triggers
        a buffer underflow and memory corruption.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your qemu-kvm packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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