CVE-2015-3456 (retired)

Priority
Description
The Floppy Disk Controller (FDC) in QEMU, as used in Xen 4.5.x and earlier
and KVM, allows local guest users to cause a denial of service
(out-of-bounds write and guest crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code
via the (1) FD_CMD_READ_ID, (2) FD_CMD_DRIVE_SPECIFICATION_COMMAND, or
other unspecified commands, aka VENOM.
Notes
 mdeslaur> See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SecurityTeam/KnowledgeBase/VENOM
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Source: qemu (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Package
Source: xen (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
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Updated: 2019-08-23 09:06:37 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)