Bug 1420246 (CVE-2017-5937) - CVE-2017-5937 virglrenderer: null pointer dereference in vrend_clear
Summary: CVE-2017-5937 virglrenderer: null pointer dereference in vrend_clear
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Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Alias: CVE-2017-5937
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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low
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1420249
Blocks: 1410531
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-02-08 09:46 UTC by Prasad J Pandit
Modified: 2021-02-17 02:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 03:07:14 UTC


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Description Prasad J Pandit 2017-02-08 09:46:50 UTC
Virgil 3d project, used by Quick Emulator(Qemu) to implement 3D GPU support
for the virtio GPU, is vulnerable to a null pointer dereference issue. It
could occur when a guest invokes a virgl 'VIRGL_CCMD_CLEAR' command.

A guest user/process could use this flaw to crash Qemu process resulting in DoS.

Upstream patch:
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  -> https://cgit.freedesktop.org/virglrenderer/commit/?id=48f67f60967f963b698ec8df57ec6912a43d6282

Reference:
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  -> http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/02/08/5

Comment 1 Prasad J Pandit 2017-02-08 09:47:01 UTC
Acknowledgments:

Name: Li Qiang (360.cn Inc.)

Comment 2 Prasad J Pandit 2017-02-08 09:47:25 UTC
Created virglrenderer tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1420249]

Comment 3 Andrej Nemec 2017-02-09 12:57:03 UTC
CVE assignment:

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2017/q1/348

Comment 4 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-06-08 03:07:14 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.


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