CVE Details

Release Date:2020-04-08


A flaw was discovered in the way that the KVM hypervisor handled instruction emulation for an L2 guest when nested virtualisation is enabled. Under some circumstances, an L2 guest may trick the L0 guest into accessing sensitive L1 resources that should be inaccessible to the L2 guest.

See more information about CVE-2020-2732 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v3.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 6.8 Base Metrics: AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Adjacent network Attack Complexity: Low
Privileges Required: Low User Interaction: None
Scope: Changed Confidentiality Impact: High
Integrity Impact: None Availability Impact: None

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 6 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2020-55422020-02-24
Oracle Linux version 6 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2020-55432020-02-24
Oracle Linux version 7 (kernel)ELSA-2020-40602020-10-06
Oracle Linux version 7 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2020-55402020-02-24
Oracle Linux version 7 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2020-55422020-02-24
Oracle Linux version 7 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2020-55432020-02-24
Oracle Linux version 8 (kernel)ELSA-2020-21022020-05-13
Oracle VM version 3.4 (kernel-uek)OVMSA-2020-00082020-03-06

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