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LIN5-22114 : Security Advisory - qemu - CVE-2016-8909

Created: Nov 13, 2016    Updated: May 29, 2018
Resolved Date: Nov 14, 2016
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Userspace


The intel_hda_xfer function in hw/audio/intel-hda.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via an entry with the same value for buffer length and pointer position.<a href=>CWE-835: Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop')</a>

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