GLSA-201401-13 : VirtualBox: Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201401-13
(VirtualBox: Multiple Vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Virtualbox. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A local attacker in a guest virtual machine may be able to escalate
privileges or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201401-13.xml

Solution :

All virtualbox users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/virtualbox-4.2.22'
All virtualbox-bin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
'>=app-emulation/virtualbox-bin-4.2.22'

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72052 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56045
64900
64905
64909
64911
64913

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3221
CVE-2013-5892
CVE-2014-0404
CVE-2014-0405
CVE-2014-0406
CVE-2014-0407