Oracle VM VirtualBox < 4.3.36 / 5.0.14 Multiple Vulnerabilities (January 2016 CPU)

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Synopsis :

An application installed on the remote host is affected by multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The Oracle VM VirtualBox application installed on the remote host is a
version prior to 4.3.36 or 5.0.14. It is, therefore, affected by the
following vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified vulnerability exists in the Core
subcomponent that allows a remote attacker to affect the
availability of the system. No other details are
available. (CVE-2016-0495)

- An unspecified vulnerability exists in the Core
subcomponent that allows a local attacker to affect the
availability of the system. No other details are
available. (CVE-2016-0592)

- An unspecified vulnerability exists in the Windows
Installer subcomponent that allows a local attacker
to gain elevated privileges. No other details are
available. (CVE-2016-0602)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c48cc983
https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog

Solution :

Upgrade to Oracle VM VirtualBox version 4.3.36 / 5.0.14 or later as
referenced in the January 2016 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 88052 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0495
CVE-2016-0592
CVE-2016-0602

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