GLSA-201612-27 : VirtualBox: Multiple vulnerabilities (Venom)
High Nessus Plugin ID 95695
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201612-27 (VirtualBox: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in VirtualBox. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Local attackers could cause a Denial of Service condition, execute arbitrary code, or escalate their privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll VirtualBox users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/virtualbox-4.3.28' All VirtualBox-bin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/virtualbox-bin-4.3.28'