openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (openSUSE-2017-178)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for virtualbox to version 5.0.32 fixes the following
issues :

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2016-5545: Vulnerability in the GUI subcomponent of
virtualbox allows unauthenticated attacker unauthorized
update, insert or delete access to some data as well as
unauthorized read access to a subset of VirtualBox
accessible data and unauthorized ability to cause a
partial denial of service (bsc#1020856).

- CVE-2017-3290: Vulnerability in the Shared Folder
subcomponent of virtualbox allows high privileged
attacker unauthorized creation, deletion or modification
access to critical data and unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash
(bsc#1020856).

- CVE-2017-3316: Vulnerability in the GUI subcomponent of
virtualbox allows high privileged attacker with network
access via multiple protocols to compromise Oracle VM
VirtualBox (bsc#1020856).

- CVE-2017-3332: Vulnerability in the SVGA Emulation
subcomponent of virtualbox allows low privileged
attacker unauthorized creation, deletion or modification
access to critical data and unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash
(bsc#1020856).

For other changes please read the changelog.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020856

Solution :

Update the affected virtualbox packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96900 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5545
CVE-2017-3290
CVE-2017-3316
CVE-2017-3332

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