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CentOS: Security Advisory for qemu-guest-agent (CESA-2020:1403)

Information

Severity

Severity

Critical

Family

Family

CentOS Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

10.0

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

2 years ago

Modified

Modified

2 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update for the 'qemu-guest-agent' package(s) announced via the CESA-2020:1403 advisory.

Insight

Insight

Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on a variety of architectures. The qemu-kvm packages provide the user-space component for running virtual machines that use KVM. Security Fix(es): * QEMU: Slirp: potential OOB access due to unsafe snprintf() usages (CVE-2020-8608) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Bug Fix(es): * QEMU: Slirp: disable emulation of tcp programs like ftp IRC etc. [rhel-6] (BZ#1791680)

Affected Software

Affected Software

'qemu-guest-agent' package(s) on CentOS 6.

Detection Method

Detection Method

Checks if a vulnerable package version is present on the target host.

Solution

Solution

Please install the updated package(s).

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)