CVE-2008-2004 (retired)

Priority
Description
The drive_init function in QEMU 0.9.1 determines the format of a raw disk
image based on the header, which allows local guest users to read arbitrary
files on the host by modifying the header to identify a different format,
which is used when the guest is restarted.
Notes
 kees> xen-utils-3.x is in universe
 mdeslaur> xen-qemu-block-no-auto-format.patch in RHEL5
Package
Source: kvm (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (0.72)
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Patches:
Vendor:http://people.ubuntu.com/~kees/qemu/xen-qemu-block-no-auto-format-CVE-2008-2004.patch
Binaries built from this source package are in universe and so are supported by the community. For more details see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SecurityTeam/FAQ#Official_Support
Package
Upstream:needed
Patches:
Vendor:http://people.ubuntu.com/~kees/qemu/xen-qemu-block-no-auto-format-CVE-2008-2004.patch
Binaries built from this source package are in universe and so are supported by the community. For more details see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SecurityTeam/FAQ#Official_Support
Package
Upstream:needed
Patches:
Vendor:http://people.ubuntu.com/~kees/qemu/xen-qemu-block-no-auto-format-CVE-2008-2004.patch
Binaries built from this source package are in universe and so are supported by the community. For more details see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SecurityTeam/FAQ#Official_Support
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Updated: 2019-08-23 08:33:12 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)