DescriptionThe Bluetooth subsystem in QEMU mishandles negative values for length variables, leading to memory corruption.
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)
NVD severitylow (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs916278

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
qemu (PTS)jessie1:2.1+dfsg-12+deb8u6vulnerable
jessie (security)1:2.1+dfsg-12+deb8u10vulnerable
stretch (security), stretch1:2.8+dfsg-6+deb9u5vulnerable
buster, sid1:3.1+dfsg-7fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[stretch] - qemu <postponed> (Revisit when final upstream patch is out)
[jessie] - qemu <postponed> (Revisit when final upstream patch is out)
note that previously mentioned patch will never be merged by upstream, see

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