CVE-2020-14394

NameCVE-2020-14394
DescriptionAn infinite loop flaw was found in the USB xHCI controller emulation of QEMU while computing the length of the Transfer Request Block (TRB) Ring. This flaw allows a privileged guest user to hang the QEMU process on the host, resulting in a denial of service.
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Debian Bugs979677

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
qemu (PTS)buster1:3.1+dfsg-8+deb10u8vulnerable
buster (security)1:3.1+dfsg-8+deb10u9vulnerable
bullseye (security), bullseye1:5.2+dfsg-11+deb11u2vulnerable
bookworm, sid1:7.1+dfsg-2fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
qemusource(unstable)1:7.1+dfsg-1979677

Notes

[bullseye] - qemu <postponed> (Minor issue)
[buster] - qemu <postponed> (Minor issue, privileged local DoS, low CVSS, fix along with next DLA)
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1908004
https://gitlab.com/qemu-project/qemu/-/issues/646
Fixed by: https://gitlab.com/qemu-project/qemu/-/commit/effaf5a240e03020f4ae953e10b764622c3e87cc (v7.1.0-rc3)

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