CVE-2017-8379

CVE Details

Release Date:2017-05-23

Description


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

See more information about CVE-2017-8379 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD


Notes



CVSS v2 metrics


NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: Base Metrics:
Access Vector: Undefined Confidentiality Impact: Undefined
Access Impact: Undefined Integrity Impact: Undefined
Authentication: Undefined Availability Impact: Undefined

Errata information


PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 7 (qemu)ELSA-2018-42852018-11-20
Oracle Linux version 7 (qemu)ELSA-2018-42892018-11-28



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