CVE-2017-14167

NameCVE-2017-14167
DescriptionInteger overflow in the load_multiboot function in hw/i386/multiboot.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host via crafted multiboot header address values, which trigger an out-of-bounds write.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1128-1, DLA-1129-1, DSA-3991-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs874606

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
qemu (PTS)wheezy1.1.2+dfsg-6a+deb7u12vulnerable
wheezy (security)1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u24fixed
jessie (security), jessie1:2.1+dfsg-12+deb8u6vulnerable
stretch1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u2vulnerable
stretch (security)1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u3fixed
buster, sid1:2.10.0+dfsg-2fixed
qemu-kvm (PTS)wheezy1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u12vulnerable
wheezy (security)1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u24fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
qemusource(unstable)1:2.10.0-1high874606
qemusourcestretch1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u3highDSA-3991-1
qemusourcewheezy1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u24highDLA-1129-1
qemu-kvmsource(unstable)(unfixed)high
qemu-kvmsourcewheezy1.1.2+dfsg-6+deb7u24highDLA-1128-1

Notes

https://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-09/msg01483.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1489375

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