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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-9101

Memory leak in hw/net/eepro100.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and QEMU process crash) by repeatedly unplugging an i8255x (PRO100) NIC device.
Publish Date : 2016-12-09 Last Update Date : 2017-01-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-9101

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Opensuse Project Leap 42.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Qemu Qemu - Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Opensuse Project Leap 1
Qemu Qemu 1

- References For CVE-2016-9101

https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2016-10/msg03024.html
MLIST [qemu-devel] 20161013 [PATCH] eepro100: Fix memory leak and simplify code for VMStateDescription
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-12/msg00140.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:3237
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93957
BID 93957 QEMU 'hw/net/eepro100.c' Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2017-03-03
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/10/27/14
MLIST [oss-security] 20161028 CVE request Qemu: net: eepro100 memory leakage at device unplug
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/10/30/5
MLIST [oss-security] 20161030 Re: CVE request Qemu: net: eepro100 memory leakage at device unplug

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-9101

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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