Vulnerability CVE-2017-15268


Published: 2017-10-12   Modified: 2017-10-25

Description:
Qemu through 2.10.0 allows remote attackers to cause a memory leak by triggering slow data-channel read operations, related to io/channel-websock.c.

Vendor: QEMU
Product: QEMU 
Version: 2.10.0;

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101277
https://bugs.launchpad.net/qemu/+bug/1718964
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-10/msg02278.html

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