CVE-2017-2630

NameCVE-2017-2630
DescriptionA stack buffer overflow flaw was found in the Quick Emulator (QEMU) before 2.9 built with the Network Block Device (NBD) client support. The flaw could occur while processing server's response to a 'NBD_OPT_LIST' request. A malicious NBD server could use this issue to crash a remote NBD client resulting in DoS or potentially execute arbitrary code on client host with privileges of the QEMU process.
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NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs855227

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
stretch (security), stretch1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u4fixed
buster, sid1:2.12+dfsg-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
qemusource(unstable)1:2.8+dfsg-3medium855227
qemusourcejessie(not affected)
qemusourcewheezy(not affected)
qemu-kvmsource(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

[jessie] - qemu <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced in v2.8.0-rc0)
[wheezy] - qemu <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced in v2.8.0-rc0)
- qemu-kvm <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)
Upstream patch: https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-02/msg01246.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1422415

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