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CVE-2011-2527 at MITRE

Description

The change_process_uid function in os-posix.c in Qemu 0.14.0 and earlier does not properly drop group privileges when the -runas option is used, which allows local guest users to access restricted files on the host.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 705304

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Studio Extension for System z 1.2
  • kvm >= 0.12.5-1.20.2
studioonsite1.2.s390x
SAT Patch Nr: 5656
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • kvm >= 0.12.5-1.20.1
sles11-sp1.x86
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sled11-sp1.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 5655
openSUSE 11.4
  • kvm >= 0.14.0.0-1.14.2

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