Oracle VirtualBox Unsupported Version Detection (Mac OS X)

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Synopsis :

A virtualization application installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
no longer supported.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the installation of
Oracle VirtualBox on the remote Mac OS X host is no longer supported.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product
will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain
security vulnerabilities.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?925c7fb8
http://www.nessus.org/u?466fb425
https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Download_Old_Builds

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of Oracle VirtualBox that is currently supported.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92788 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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