CVE-2017-10240

MEDIUM

Description

Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core). The supported version that is affected is Prior to 5.1.24. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to compromise Oracle VM VirtualBox. While the vulnerability is in Oracle VM VirtualBox, attacks may significantly impact additional products. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Oracle VM VirtualBox as well as unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some of Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data and unauthorized read access to a subset of Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 7.3 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:H).

References

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2017-3236622.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99683

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038929

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-08-08

Updated: 2017-08-22

Type: CWE-284

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:H

Impact Score: 5.3

Exploitability Score: 1.5

Severity: HIGH