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CVE-2016-9915

Description

Memory leak in hw/9pfs/9p-handle.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local privileged guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host memory consumption and possibly QEMU process crash) by leveraging a missing cleanup operation in the handle backend.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 6.5
Publish Date: Dec 29, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: Jan 3, 2017

Find out more about CVE-2016-9915 from the MITRE-CVE dictionary and NIST NVD


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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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