openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox-ose (virtualbox-ose-1874)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of virtualbox-ose fixes a memory consumption bug in the
kernel code that can be used to allocate almost all physical memory.
CVE-2009-3940: CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW)
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=556031

Solution :

Update the affected virtualbox-ose packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44363 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3940

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