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CVE-2018-17160 Detail

Description

In FreeBSD before 11.2-STABLE(r341486) and 11.2-RELEASE-p6, insufficient bounds checking in one of the device models provided by bhyve can permit a guest operating system to overwrite memory in the bhyve host possibly permitting arbitrary code execution. A guest OS using a firmware image can cause the bhyve process to crash, or possibly execute arbitrary code on the host as root.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/04/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106210
https://security.freebsd.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-18:14.bhyve.asc

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-17160
NVD Published Date:
12/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/15/2018