Advisories ยป MGASA-2013-0235

Updated qemu package fixes CVE-2013-2231

Publication date: 26 Jul 2013
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 3
CVE: CVE-2013-2231


Updated qemu packages fix security vulnerability:

An unquoted search path flaw was found in the way the QEMU Guest Agent
service installation was performed on Windows. Depending on the permissions
of the directories in the unquoted search path, a local, unprivileged user
could use this flaw to have a binary of their choosing executed with SYSTEM
privileges (CVE-2013-2231).