Oracle VM VirtualBox < 4.0.34 / 4.1.42 / 4.2.34 / 4.3.32 / 5.0.8 Multiple Core DoS (October 2015 CPU)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 86568
SynopsisAn application installed on the remote host is affected by multiple unspecified denial of service vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe Oracle VM VirtualBox application installed on the remote host is a version prior to 4.0.34, 4.1.42, 4.2.34, 4.3.32, or 5.0.8. It is, therefore, affected by multiple unspecified flaws in the Core subcomponent. A local attacker can exploit these to cause a denial of service.
SolutionUpgrade to Oracle VM VirtualBox version 4.0.34 / 4.1.42 / 4.2.34 / 4.3.32 / 5.0.8 or later as referenced in the October 2015 Oracle Critical Patch Update advisory.