Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.2.x < 5.2.28 / 6.0.x < 6.0.6 (Apr 2019 CPU)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 124167

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Oracle VM VirtualBox running on the remote host is 5.2.x prior to 5.2.28 or 6.0.x prior to 6.0.6. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as noted in the April 2019 Critical Patch Update advisory :

- Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the Core component of Oracle VirtualBox could allow an authenticated, local attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to compromise Oracle VM VirtualBox. (CVE-2019-2656, CVE-2019-2657,CVE-2019-2680,CVE-2019-2690, CVE-2019-2696,CVE-2019-2703,CVE-2019-2721,CVE-2019-2722, CVE-2019-2723)

- Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the Core component of Oracle VirtualBox could allow an authenticated, local attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to potentially expose critical or confidential data.
(CVE-2019-2574, CVE-2019-2678, CVE-2019-2679)

Solution

Upgrade to Oracle VM VirtualBox version 5.2.28, 6.0.6 or later as referenced in the April 2019 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?a966c489

https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 124167

File Name: virtualbox_apr_2019_cpu.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 2019/04/18

Updated: 2019/10/30

Dependencies: 40548, 84240

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-2723

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:oracle:vm_virtualbox

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/04/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/04/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-2656, CVE-2019-2680, CVE-2019-2696, CVE-2019-2703, CVE-2019-2721, CVE-2019-2722, CVE-2019-2723, CVE-2019-2657, CVE-2019-2690, CVE-2019-2679, CVE-2019-2678, CVE-2019-2574

BID: 107960

IAVA: 2019-A-0120