Bug 1327206 (CVE-2016-7907) - CVE-2016-7907 Qemu: net: inifinte loop in imx_fec_do_tx() function
Summary: CVE-2016-7907 Qemu: net: inifinte loop in imx_fec_do_tx() function
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2016-7907
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: 1381182 1381183
Blocks: 1326713
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-04-14 12:52 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2021-02-17 04:03 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2018-01-16 10:24:29 UTC


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Description Adam Mariš 2016-04-14 12:52:48 UTC
Quick Emulator(Qemu) built with the i.MX Fast Ethernet Controller emulator 
support is vulnerable to an infinite loop issue. It could occur while processing
packets on the transmit queue in 'imx_fec_do_tx'.

A privileged user/process inside guest could use this issue to crash the Qemu process on the host leading to DoS.

Upstream patch:
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  -> https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2017-02/msg00380.html

Reference:
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  -> http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q4/10

Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2016-04-14 12:53:09 UTC
Acknowledgments:

Name: Li Qiang (Qihoo 360 Inc.)

Comment 4 Prasad J Pandit 2016-10-03 10:50:50 UTC
Created qemu tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1381182]

Comment 5 Andrej Nemec 2016-10-04 08:05:38 UTC
CVE assignment:

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q4/10


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