Upstream information

CVE-2017-8379 at MITRE

Description

Memory leak in the keyboard input event handlers support in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS privileged users to cause a denial of service (host memory consumption) by rapidly generating large keyboard events.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.94 3.47
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Complete Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.5
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1037334 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of packages in QA

Product(s) Package(s)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • qemu >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-curl >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-curl-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-debugsource >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-ipxe >= 1.0.0-41.16.1
  • qemu-kvm >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-seabios >= 1.9.1-41.16.1
  • qemu-sgabios >= 8-41.16.1
  • qemu-tools >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-tools-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-vgabios >= 1.9.1-41.16.1
  • qemu-x86 >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • qemu >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-arm >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-arm-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-curl >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-curl-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-rbd >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-rbd-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-ssh >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-ssh-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-debugsource >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-guest-agent >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-guest-agent-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-ipxe >= 1.0.0-41.16.1
  • qemu-kvm >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-lang >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-ppc >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-ppc-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-s390 >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-s390-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-seabios >= 1.9.1-41.16.1
  • qemu-sgabios >= 8-41.16.1
  • qemu-tools >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-tools-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-vgabios >= 1.9.1-41.16.1
  • qemu-x86 >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • qemu >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-arm >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-arm-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-curl >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-curl-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-rbd >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-rbd-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-ssh >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-block-ssh-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-debugsource >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-guest-agent >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-guest-agent-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-ipxe >= 1.0.0-41.16.1
  • qemu-lang >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-tools >= 2.6.2-41.16.1
  • qemu-tools-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-41.16.1