Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : virtualbox (MDVSA-2010:059)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in virtualbox :

Unspecified vulnerability in Guest Additions in Sun xVM VirtualBox
1.6.x and 2.0.x before 2.0.12, 2.1.x, and 2.2.x, and Sun VirtualBox
before 3.0.10, allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service
(memory consumption) on the guest OS via unknown vectors
(CVE-2009-3940).

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 45030 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-059.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3940

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