Oracle VM VirtualBox < 5.0.26 Core Subcomponent DoS (July 2016 CPU)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Oracle VM VirtualBox application installed on the remote host is a
version prior to 5.0.26. It is, therefore, affected by an unspecified
flaw in the Core subcomponent that allows a local attacker to cause a
denial of service condition.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?453b5f8c
https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog

Solution :

Upgrade to Oracle VM VirtualBox version 5.0.26 or later as referenced
in the July 2016 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)

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 92459 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3597

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