DescriptionThe change_process_uid function in os-posix.c in Qemu 0.14.0 and earlier does not properly drop group privileges when the -runas option is used, which allows local guest users to access restricted files on the host.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2012:0127-1, published Fri Jan 27 10:08:24 MST 2012
- openSUSE-SU-2012:0207-1, published Thu, 9 Feb 2012 19:09:50 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1|| ||Patchnames: |
|SUSE Studio Onsite Runner 1.2|| ||Patchnames: |
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1||kvm||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search||kvm||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||kvm||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||kvm||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One||kvm||Released|
|SUSE Studio Extension for System z 1.2||kvm||Released|