CVE-2016-9912

Priority
Low
Description
Quick Emulator (Qemu) built with the Virtio GPU Device emulator support is
vulnerable to a memory leakage issue. It could occur while destroying gpu
resource object in 'virtio_gpu_resource_destroy'. A guest user/process
could use this flaw to leak host memory bytes, resulting in DoS for a host.
References
Bugs
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu Touch 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak):DNE
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):DNE
Package
Source: qemu (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu Touch 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1:2.5+dfsg-5ubuntu10.11)
Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak):released (1:2.6.1+dfsg-0ubuntu5.4)
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):needed
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.qemu-project.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commit;h=b8e23926c568f2e963af39028b71c472e3023793
More Information

Updated: 2017-04-20 22:14:18 UTC (commit 12420)