DescriptionMultiple heap-based buffer overflows in the virtio-blk driver (hw/virtio-blk.c) in qemu-kvm 0.14.0 allow local guest users to cause a denial of service (guest crash) and possibly gain privileges via a (1) write request to the virtio_blk_handle_write function or (2) read request to the virtio_blk_handle_read function that is not properly aligned.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
|Access Vector||Adjacent Network|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2011:010, published Tue, 31 May 2011 08:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2011:0510-1, published Thu, 19 May 2011 17:08:16 +0200 (CEST)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.
|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1||kvm||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search||kvm||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||kvm||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||kvm||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1||kvm||Not affected|
|SUSE Studio Extension for System z 1.2||kvm||Not affected|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 07:56:29 2013
CVE page last modified: Wed Feb 15 00:22:20 2023