Bug 1459477 (CVE-2017-9503) - CVE-2017-9503 Qemu: scsi: megasas: null pointer dereference while processing megasas command
Summary: CVE-2017-9503 Qemu: scsi: megasas: null pointer dereference while processing ...
Alias: CVE-2017-9503
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1459478
Blocks: 1449494
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-06-07 09:15 UTC by Prasad J Pandit
Modified: 2021-02-17 02:02 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 03:14:48 UTC

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Description Prasad J Pandit 2017-06-07 09:15:24 UTC
Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the MegaRAID SAS 8708EM2 Host Bus Adapter
emulation support is vulnerable to a null pointer dereference issue. It
could occur while processing megasas commands via megasas_command_complete().

A privileged user inside guest could use this flaw to crash the Qemu process
on the host resulting in DoS.

Upstream patch:
  -> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-06/msg01313.html
  -> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-06/msg01309.html

  -> http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/06/08/1

Comment 1 Prasad J Pandit 2017-06-07 09:16:03 UTC

Name: Zhangyanyu

Comment 2 Prasad J Pandit 2017-06-07 09:17:06 UTC
Created qemu tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1459478]

Comment 3 Paolo Bonzini 2017-06-07 17:55:37 UTC
Patches at https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-06/msg01308.html

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