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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-9106

Memory leak in the v9fs_write function in hw/9pfs/9p.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by leveraging failure to free an IO vector.
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-2016-9106

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

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Leap 1
Qemu Qemu 1

- References For CVE-2016-9106

http://git.qemu.org/?p=qemu.git;a=commit;h=fdfcc9aeea1492f4b819a24c94dfb678145b1bf9 CONFIRM
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2016-10/msg02623.html
MLIST [qemu-devel] 20161012 Re: [PATCH v2] 9pfs: fix memory leak in v9fs_write
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93964
BID 93964 QEMU 'hw/9pfs/9p.c' Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2016-12-01
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/10/30/10
MLIST [oss-security] 20161030 Re: CVE request Qemu: 9pfs: memory leakage in v9fs_write
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/10/28/4
MLIST [oss-security] 20161028 CVE request Qemu: 9pfs: memory leakage in v9fs_write
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-12/msg00140.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:3237

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-9106

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


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