CVE-2018-3055

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Description

Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core). The supported version that is affected is Prior to 5.2.16. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to compromise Oracle VM VirtualBox. Successful attacks require human interaction from a person other than the attacker and 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 and unauthorized read access to a subset of Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 7.1 (Confidentiality and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:H).

References

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2018-4258247.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104764

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041296

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-07-18

Updated: 2019-10-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 3.3

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.1

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

Impact Score: 4.7

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
123254openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (openSUSE-2019-586)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
112143openSUSE Security Update : kbuild / virtualbox (openSUSE-2018-938) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
111634openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (openSUSE-2018-853)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
111208Oracle VM VirtualBox < 5.2.16 Multiple Vulnerabilities (July 2018 CPU)NessusMisc.
high