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CVE-2013-2016 Detail

Current Description

A flaw was found in the way qemu v1.3.0 and later (virtio-rng) validates addresses when guest accesses the config space of a virtio device. If the virtio device has zero/small sized config space, such as virtio-rng, a privileged guest user could use this flaw to access the matching host's qemu address space and thus increase their privileges on the host.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2014-05/msg00002.html Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/04/29/5 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/04/29/6 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/59541 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2013-2016 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2013-2016 Exploit Issue Tracking
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/83850 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://github.com/qemu/qemu/commit/5f5a1318653c08e435cfa52f60b6a712815b659d Patch Third Party Advisory
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2013-2016 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
1.3.0
Up to (including)
1.4.2
 cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:1.5.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:open_desktop_server:11.0:sp3:*:*:*:linux_kernel:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:novell:open_enterprise_server:11.0:sp3:*:*:*:linux_kernel:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-2016
NVD Published Date:
12/30/2019
NVD Last Modified:
01/17/2020