openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (openSUSE-2015-116)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81242

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

virtualbox was updated to version 4.2.28 to fix eight security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- OpenSSL fixes for VirtualBox (CVE-2014-0224)

- Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox prior to 3.2.26, 4.0.28, 4.1.36, and 4.2.28 allows local users to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Core, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-0418 (CVE-2015-0377, bnc#914447).

- Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox before 4.3.20 allows local users to affect integrity and availability via vectors related to VMSVGA virtual graphics device, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-6588, CVE-2014-6589, CVE-2014-6590, and CVE-2015-0427 (CVE-2014-6595, bnc#914447).

- Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox before 4.3.20 allows local users to affect integrity and availability via vectors related to VMSVGA virtual graphics device, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-6589, CVE-2014-6590, CVE-2014-6595, and CVE-2015-0427 (CVE-2014-6588, bnc#914447).

- Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox before 4.3.20 allows local users to affect integrity and availability via vectors related to VMSVGA virtual graphics device, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-6588, CVE-2014-6590, CVE-2014-6595, and CVE-2015-0427 (CVE-2014-6589, bnc#914447).

- Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox before 4.3.20 allows local users to affect integrity and availability via vectors related to VMSVGA virtual graphics device, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-6588, CVE-2014-6589, CVE-2014-6595, and CVE-2015-0427 (CVE-2014-6590, bnc#914447).

- Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox prior to 4.3.20 allows local users to affect integrity and availability via vectors related to VMSVGA virtual graphics device, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-6588, CVE-2014-6589, CVE-2014-6590, and CVE-2014-6595 (CVE-2015-0427, bnc#914447).

- Unspecified vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox prior to 3.2.26, 4.0.28, 4.1.36, and 4.2.28 allows local users to affect availability via unknown vectors related to Core, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-0377 (CVE-2015-0418, bnc#914447).

For the full changelog please read https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog-4.2

Solution

Update the affected virtualbox packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=914447

https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog-4.2

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81242

File Name: openSUSE-2015-116.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/02/09

Updated: 2015/04/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-virtualbox, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-virtualbox-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-desktop-icons, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-kmp-default, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-kmp-default-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-kmp-desktop, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-kmp-desktop-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-kmp-pae, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-kmp-pae-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-x11, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-guest-x11-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-host-kmp-default, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-host-kmp-default-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-host-kmp-desktop, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-host-kmp-desktop-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-host-kmp-pae, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-host-kmp-pae-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-qt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-qt-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-websrv, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:virtualbox-websrv-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/30

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0224, CVE-2014-6588, CVE-2014-6589, CVE-2014-6590, CVE-2014-6595, CVE-2015-0377, CVE-2015-0418, CVE-2015-0427