Gentoo: GLSA-201904-25: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date24 Apr 2019
    CategoryGentoo
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in QEMU, the worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201904-25
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: QEMU: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: April 24, 2019
         Bugs: #680834, #681850
           ID: 201904-25
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in QEMU, the worst of which
    could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    QEMU is a generic and open source machine emulator and virtualizer.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
         Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
      1  app-emulation/qemu          < 3.1.0-r4               >= 3.1.0-r4 
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in QEMU. Please review
    the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    All QEMU users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-emulation/qemu-3.1.0-r4"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [ 1 ] CVE-2018-20815
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-20815
    [ 2 ] CVE-2019-9824
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9824
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201904-25
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
    Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or alternatively, you may file a bug at
    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
    License
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    belongs to its owner(s).
    
    The contents of this document are licensed under the
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