CVE-2019-2522

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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 5.2.24 and prior to 6.0.2. Difficult to exploit 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 takeover of Oracle VM VirtualBox. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 7.8 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H).

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-06/msg00030.html

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujan2019-5072801.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106568

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-01-16

Updated: 2020-08-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.4

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 6

Exploitability Score: 1.1

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
125844openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (openSUSE-2019-1547)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
121411openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (openSUSE-2019-84)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
121247Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.2.x < 5.2.24 / 6.0.x < 6.0.2 (Jan 2019 CPU)NessusMisc.
high