CVE-2017-10237

Published: 08 August 2017

Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core). The supported version that is affected is Prior to 5.1.24. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to compromise Oracle VM VirtualBox. While the vulnerability is in Oracle VM VirtualBox, attacks may significantly impact additional products. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Oracle VM VirtualBox as well as unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some of Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data and unauthorized read access to a subset of Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 7.3 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:H).

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.3

Status

Package Release Status
virtualbox
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (5.1.24-dfsg-1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(5.2.13-dfsg-0ubuntu1.15.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(5.2.13-dfsg-0ubuntu1.15.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needed)