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<glsa id="201412-37">
<title>QEMU: Multiple Vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in QEMU, the worst of
which could result in execution of arbitrary code or Denial of Service.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">qemu</product>
<announced>December 24, 2014</announced>
<revised>December 24, 2014: 1</revised>
<bug>528922</bug>
<bug>529030</bug>
<bug>531666</bug>
<access>local, remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="app-emulation/qemu" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">2.1.2-r2</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">2.1.2-r2</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>QEMU is a generic and open source machine emulator and virtualizer. </p>
</background>
<description>
<p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in QEMU. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A context-dependent attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code,
cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain sensitive information, or
bypass security restrictions.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All QEMU users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=app-emulation/qemu-2.1.2-r2"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3689">CVE-2014-3689</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-7840">CVE-2014-7840</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-8106">CVE-2014-8106</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Mon, 22 Dec 2014 03:02:15 +0000">
BlueKnight
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Wed, 24 Dec 2014 20:51:55 +0000">
BlueKnight
</metadata>
</glsa>