CVE-2014-3689

NameCVE-2014-3689
DescriptionThe vmware-vga driver (hw/display/vmware_vga.c) in QEMU allows local guest users to write to qemu memory locations and gain privileges via unspecified parameters related to rectangle handling.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3066-1, DSA-3067-1
Debian Bugs765496

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
qemu (PTS)bullseye1:5.2+dfsg-11+deb11u3fixed
bullseye (security)1:5.2+dfsg-11+deb11u2fixed
bookworm1:7.2+dfsg-7+deb12u6fixed
trixie1:8.2.4+ds-1fixed
sid1:9.0.2+ds-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
qemusourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
qemusourcewheezy1.1.2+dfsg-6a+deb7u5DSA-3066-1
qemusource(unstable)2.1+dfsg-6765496
qemu-kvmsourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
qemu-kvmsourcewheezy1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u5DSA-3067-1
qemu-kvmsource(unstable)(unfixed)

Notes

Upstream's quick and easy stopgap for this issue: compile out the hardware acceleration functions which lack sanity checks.
http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commitdiff;h=83afa38eb20ca27e30683edc7729880e091387fc

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