openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (openSUSE-2015-839)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The virtualbox package was updated to version 4.2.36 to fix the
following security and non security issues :

- Version bump tp 4.2.36 (released 2015-11-11 by Oracle)

- several fixes - Oracle is not more specific

- Version bump to 4.2.34 (released 2015-10-20 by Oracle)
(bsc#951432)

- CVE-2015-4813: Only Windows guests are impacted. Windows
guests without VirtualBox Guest Additions installed are
not affected.

- CVE-2015-4896: Only VMs with Remote Display feature
(RDP) enabled are impacted by CVE-2015-4896.

- several fixes

- Linux hosts: Linux 4.2 fix

- Linux hosts: Linux 4.3 compile fixes

- Windows hosts: hardening fixes

- Linux Additions: Linux 4.2 fixes (bug #14227)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=951432

Solution :

Update the affected virtualbox packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87116 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4813
CVE-2015-4896

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