hw/virtio/virtio.c in the Virtual Network Device (virtio-net) support
in QEMU, when big or mergeable receive buffers are not supported,
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (guest network
consumption) via a flood of jumbo frames on the (1) tuntap or (2)
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20150918 CVE request Qemu: net: virtio-net possible remote DoS
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