CVE-2017-8379

Priority
Low
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.
References
Notes
 mdeslaur> trusty and earlier don't support keyboard delays
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):DNE
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):DNE
Package
Source: qemu (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark):released (1:2.8+dfsg-3ubuntu3)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu Core 15.04:DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1:2.5+dfsg-5ubuntu10.14)
Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus):released (1:2.8+dfsg-3ubuntu2.2)
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
More Information

Updated: 2017-08-11 23:56:00 UTC (commit 13081)