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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-9105

Memory leak in the v9fs_link function in hw/9pfs/9p.c in QEMU (aka Quick Emulator) allows local guest OS administrators to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via vectors involving a reference to the source fid object.
Publish Date : 2016-12-09 Last Update Date : 2017-06-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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-2016-9105

# 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-2016-9105;a=commit;h=4c1586787ff43c9acd18a56c12d720e3e6be9f7c CONFIRM
MLIST [qemu-devel] 20161012 Re: [PATCH] 9pfs: fix memory leak in v9fs_link
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:3237
BID 93965 QEMU 'v9fs_link()' Function Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2016-12-01
MLIST [oss-security] 20161030 Re: CVE request Qemu: memory leakage in v9fs_link
MLIST [oss-security] 20161028 CVE request Qemu: memory leakage in v9fs_link
GENTOO GLSA-201611-11

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-9105

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