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

high 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: High

ID: 124167

File Name: virtualbox_apr_2019_cpu.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows, macosx, unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 4/18/2019

Updated: 10/30/2019

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.1

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-2723

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

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: 4/16/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/16/2019

Reference Information

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

BID: 107960

IAVA: 2019-A-0120