Oracle VM VirtualBox < 4.0.30 / 4.1.38 / 4.2.30 / 4.3.26 / 5.0.0 Core DoS (October 2015 CPU)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 86567
SynopsisAn application installed on the remote host is affected by an unspecified denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionThe Oracle VM VirtualBox application installed on the remote host is a version prior to 4.0.30, 4.1.38, 4.2.30, 4.3.26, or 5.0.0. It is, therefore, affected by an unspecified flaw in the Core subcomponent.
A local attacker can exploit this to cause a denial of service.
SolutionUpgrade to Oracle VM VirtualBox version 4.0.30 / 4.1.38 / 4.2.30 / 4.3.26 / 5.0.0 or later as referenced in the October 2015 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.