CVE-2018-2831

low
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Description

Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core). Supported versions that are affected are Prior to 5.1.36 and Prior to 5.2.10. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low 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 read access to a subset of Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 3.8 (Confidentiality impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:N).

References

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuapr2018-3678067.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/103863

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040707

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201805-08

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-04-19

Updated: 2019-10-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 2.1

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3

Base Score: 3.8

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

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 2

Severity: LOW

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
112143openSUSE Security Update : kbuild / virtualbox (openSUSE-2018-938) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
109975GLSA-201805-08 : VirtualBox: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
109682Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.x < 5.1.36 / 5.2.x < 5.2.10 (April 2018 CPU)NessusMisc.
high
109294openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (openSUSE-2018-389) (Optionsbleed)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high