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Date: Thu, 20 Oct 2011 11:10:17 +0200
From: Petr Matousek <>
Subject: qemu: CVE-2011-3346

CVE-2011-3346 qemu: local DoS with SCSI CD-ROM

Paolo Bonzini of Red Hat found a buffer overflow in QEMU's SCSI
subsystem. hw/scsi-disk.c tries to zero a user-provided number of
bytes in a fixed-size buffer. An unprivileged local guest user
can potentially use this flaw to crash the guest.


Upstream patches:

Petr Matousek / Red Hat Security Response Team

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