Upstream information

CVE-2011-1750 at MITRE


Multiple 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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.4
Vector AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 689895 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.

Product(s) Source package State
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 CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 07:56:29 2013
CVE page last modified: Wed Feb 15 00:22:20 2023