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Debian: DSA-4760-1: qemu security update

Date 06 Sep 2020
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Multiple security issues were discovered in QEMU, a fast processor emulator: CVE-2020-12829
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4760-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
September 06, 2020                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : qemu
CVE ID         : CVE-2020-12829 CVE-2020-14364 CVE-2020-15863 CVE-2020-16092
Debian Bug     : 961451 968947

Multiple security issues were discovered in QEMU, a fast processor
emulator:

CVE-2020-12829

    An integer overflow in the sm501 display device may result in denial of
    service.

CVE-2020-14364

    An out-of-bands write in the USB emulation code may result in
    guest-to-host code execution.

CVE-2020-15863

    A buffer overflow in the XGMAC network device may result in denial of
    service or the execution of arbitrary code.

CVE-2020-16092

    A triggerable assert in the e1000e and vmxnet3 devices may result in
    denial of service.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in
version 1:3.1+dfsg-8+deb10u8.

We recommend that you upgrade your qemu packages.

For the detailed security status of qemu please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/qemu

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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