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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0297

Buffer overflow in the usb_host_handle_control function in the USB passthrough handling implementation in usb-linux.c in QEMU before 0.11.1 allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash or hang) or possibly execute arbitrary code on the host OS via a crafted USB packet.
Publish Date : 2010-02-12 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C 2010-01-20 2009-10-04
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer overflow in the usb_host_handle_control function in the USB passthrough handling implementation in usb-linux.c in... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11786 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2010-0088 -- kvm security and bug fix update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27907 unix
ELSA-2010:0088: kvm security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22934 unix
RHSA-2010:0088: kvm security and bug fix update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22169 unix
RHSA-2010:0088: kvm security and bug fix update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100088 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-0297

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Qemu Qemu 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Qemu Qemu 0.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Qemu Qemu 0.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Qemu Qemu 0.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Qemu Qemu 0.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Qemu Qemu 0.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Qemu Qemu 0.1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Qemu Qemu 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Qemu Qemu 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Qemu Qemu 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Qemu Qemu 0.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Qemu Qemu 0.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Qemu Qemu 0.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Qemu Qemu 0.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Qemu Qemu 0.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Qemu Qemu 0.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Qemu Qemu 0.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Qemu Qemu 0.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Qemu Qemu 0.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Qemu Qemu 0.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Qemu Qemu 0.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Qemu Qemu 0.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Qemu Qemu 0.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Qemu Qemu 0.7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Qemu Qemu 0.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Qemu Qemu 0.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Qemu Qemu 0.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Qemu Qemu 0.9.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Qemu Qemu 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Qemu Qemu 0.9.1-5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Qemu Qemu 0.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Qemu Qemu 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Qemu Qemu 0.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Qemu Qemu 0.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Qemu Qemu 0.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Qemu Qemu 0.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Qemu Qemu 0.10.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Qemu Qemu 0.11.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Qemu Qemu 0.11.0-rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Qemu Qemu 0.11.0-rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Qemu Qemu 0.11.0-rc0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Qemu Qemu 41

- References For CVE-2010-0297
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0088
XF kernel-usb-bo(56194) CONFIRM CONFIRM[email protected]/msg18447.html
MLIST [kvm] 20090702 KVM crashes when using certain USB device[email protected]/msg19581.html
MLIST [kvm] 20090721 Re: KVM crashes when using certain USB device[email protected]/msg19596.html
MLIST [kvm] 20090721 Re: KVM crashes when using certain USB device CONFIRM
BID 38158 Linux Kernel KVM Multiple Privilege Escalation and Denial of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-06-03
MLIST [oss-security] 20100204 Re: KVM possible security issues fixed
MLIST [oss-security] 20100202 KVM possible security issues fixed

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0297

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