DescriptionBuffer overflow in the usb_host_handle_control function in the USB passthrough handling implementation in usb-linux.c in QEMU before 0.11.1 allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash or hang) or possibly execute arbitrary code on the host OS via a crafted USB packet.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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Note from the SUSE Security TeamKVM virtualization is not present in SUSE Linux Enterprise 9 and SUSE Linux Enterprise 10, so neither of them are affected by this issue. SUSE Bugzilla entry: 569233 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX] No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 03:30:16 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:52 2022