CentOS Update for qemu-guest-agent CESA-2019:1650 centos6

Published: 2019-07-04 02:00:41
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'qemu-guest-agent' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the CESA-2019:1650 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on a variety of architectures. The qemu-kvm Linux Distribution Packages provide the user-space component for running virtual machines that use KVM. Security Fix(es): * QEMU: Slirp: information leakage in tcp_emu() due to uninitialized stack variables (CVE-2019-9824) 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.

Affected Versions:
'qemu-guest-agent' Linux Distribution Package(s) on CentOS 6.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9824

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2019-9824

References:

http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2019-July/023350.html

Severity
Low
CVSS Score
2.1
Published
2019-07-04
Modified
2019-07-04
Category
CentOS Local Security Checks

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