Debian: DSA-3044-1: qemu-kvm security update

    Date 04 Oct 2014
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in qemu-kvm, a full virtualization solution on x86 hardware: * Various security issues have been found in the block qemu drivers.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3044-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    October 04, 2014                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : qemu-kvm
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-0142 CVE-2014-0143 CVE-2014-0144 CVE-2014-0145 
                     CVE-2014-0146 CVE-2014-0147 CVE-2014-0222 CVE-2014-0223
                     CVE-2014-3615 CVE-2014-3640
    
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in qemu-kvm, a full 
    virtualization solution on x86 hardware: 
    
    * Various security issues have been found in the block qemu drivers. 
      Malformed disk images might result in the execution of arbitrary code.
    * A NULL pointer dereference in SLIRP may result in denial of service
    * An information leak was discovered in the VGA emulation
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u4.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    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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