Oracle VM VirtualBox < 4.0.30 / 4.1.38 / 4.2.30 / 4.3.26 / 5.0.0 Core DoS (October 2015 CPU)

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Synopsis :

An application installed on the remote host is affected by an
unspecified denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The Oracle VM VirtualBox application installed on the remote host is a
version prior to 4.0.30, 4.1.38, 4.2.30, 4.3.26, or 5.0.0. It is,
therefore, affected by an unspecified flaw in the Core subcomponent.
A local attacker can exploit this to cause a denial of service.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?75a4a4fb
https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog

Solution :

Upgrade to Oracle VM VirtualBox version 4.0.30 / 4.1.38 / 4.2.30 /
4.3.26 / 5.0.0 or later as referenced in the October 2015 Oracle
Critical Patch Update advisory.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 86567 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4856

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