Upstream information

CVE-2014-5263 at MITRE

Description

vmstate_xhci_event in hw/usb/hcd-xhci.c in QEMU 1.6.0 does not terminate the list with the VMSTATE_END_OF_LIST macro, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds access, infinite loop, and memory corruption) and possibly gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 892521 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA qemu Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 qemu Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 qemu Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 qemu Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA qemu Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 qemu Unsupported