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CVE-2017-14167 Detail

Current Description

Integer overflow in the load_multiboot function in hw/i386/multiboot.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host via crafted multiboot header address values, which trigger an out-of-bounds write.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3991
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/09/07/2 Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100694
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3368
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3369
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3466
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3470
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3471
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3472
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3473
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3474
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/09/msg00007.html
https://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-09/msg01032.html Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3575-1/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-190 Integer Overflow or Wraparound NIST  
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:qemu:qemu:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-14167
NVD Published Date:
09/08/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/07/2018