CVE-2021-2119

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Description

Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox product of Oracle Virtualization (component: Core). The supported version that is affected is Prior to 6.1.18. 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 access to critical data or complete access to all Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data. CVSS 3.1 Base Score 6.0 (Confidentiality impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N).

References

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpujan2021.html

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202101-15

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202104-08

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-01-20

Updated: 2021-05-01

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: 6

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 1.5

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
149223GLSA-202104-08 : Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
145378GLSA-202101-15 : VirtualBox: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
145222Oracle VM VirtualBox (Jan 2021 CPU)NessusMisc.
high