CVE-2008-1945

NameCVE-2008-1945
DescriptionQEMU 0.9.0 does not properly handle changes to removable media, which allows guest OS users to read arbitrary files on the host OS by using the diskformat: parameter in the -usbdevice option to modify the disk-image header to identify a different format, a related issue to CVE-2008-2004.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1799-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs526013

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
qemu (PTS)jessie1:2.1+dfsg-12+deb8u6fixed
jessie (security)1:2.1+dfsg-12+deb8u7fixed
stretch1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u4fixed
stretch (security)1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u5fixed
buster, sid1:2.12+dfsg-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
qemusource(unstable)0.9.1-5low526013
qemusourceetch0.8.2-4etch3mediumDSA-1799-1
qemusourcelenny0.9.1-10lenny1mediumDSA-1799-1

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