CVE-2008-2004

NameCVE-2008-2004
DescriptionThe drive_init function in QEMU 0.9.1 determines the format of a raw disk image based on the header, which allows local guest users to read arbitrary files on the host by modifying the header to identify a different format, which is used when the guest is restarted.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDTSA-133-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs481204, 490409, 490411

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
qemu (PTS)wheezy1.1.2+dfsg-6a+deb7u12fixed
wheezy (security)1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u23fixed
jessie (security), jessie1:2.1+dfsg-12+deb8u6fixed
stretch1:2.8+dfsg-6fixed
stretch (security)1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u2fixed
buster, sid1:2.8+dfsg-7fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kvmsource(unstable)66+dfsg-1.1medium481204
kvmsourcelenny60+dfsg-1+lenny1mediumDTSA-133-1
qemusource(unstable)0.9.1-5medium
xen-3source(unstable)3.4.0-1medium490409
xen-3.0source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
xen-unstablesource(unstable)(unfixed)medium490411

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