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Debian alert DSA-2404-1 (xen-qemu-dm-4.0)

From:  Florian Weimer <>
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 2404-1] xen-qemu-dm-4.0 security update
Date:  Sun, 05 Feb 2012 13:46:59 +0100
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA-2404-1 Florian Weimer February 05, 2012 - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : xen-qemu-dm-4.0 Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2012-0029 Nicolae Mogoraenu discovered a heap overflow in the emulated e1000e network interface card of QEMU, which is used in the xen-qemu-dm-4.0 packages. This vulnerability might enable to malicious guest systems to crash the host system or escalate their privileges. The old stable distribution (lenny) does not contain the xen-qemu-dm-4.0 package. For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 4.0.1-2+squeeze1. The testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution (sid) will be fixed soon. Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: Mailing list: -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux) iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJPLnzXAAoJEL97/wQC1SS+AroH/RktLoquNfqGZDXA8APP3TJG EhKsSPz4WH2ddt3uEWuEFacHjTqZ54QaXpgth4osr684yXd3K1L2bMtJKGDQ1GT0 xtsAJqNCYSfootqPeMOxCHX4/dS28dsDxRBR3cTV4L8Kk2VAosrDmvbMRN2nu2IH /Y5qYpXlV9DKlQuBu5FIpQIaR1/liOvRq3tmcnpqZEU5yJ90AIqCeesU1v/aGFLv bmFI9d8rVI6TxC3jEBKnV9+z/CroxPIIsUUUNnLRUa63TSPIWT0FyEaDhdnyGAd4 7Q+/lhUSLyNai4h2E0LrWCOwf05g4AuQ1Z27YgNTdNqcei2hhaTpI97885HtLPk= =VKgf -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact Archive:

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