CVE-2017-8379

Priority
Description
Memory leak in the keyboard input event handlers support in QEMU (aka Quick
Emulator) allows local guest OS privileged users to cause a denial of
service (host memory consumption) by rapidly generating large keyboard
events.
Notes
mdeslaurtrusty and earlier don't support keyboard delays
Package
Source: qemu (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1:2.5+dfsg-5ubuntu10.14)
Patches:
Upstream:http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commit;h=fa18f36a461984eae50ab957e47ec78dae3c14fc
Upstream:http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commit;h=05c6638b203fd7d8bbfa88ac6e6198e32ed0506f
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
More Information

Updated: 2019-12-05 18:49:46 UTC (commit dd38ff22974aae499eb50644b9d5a2817483cbdb)