KLA11179
Multiple vulnerabilities in Oracle VM VirtualBox
Updated: 01/22/2018
CVSS
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7.5
Detect date
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01/18/2018
Severity
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Critical
Description

Multiple serious vulnerabilities have been found in Oracle VM VirtualBox. Malicious users can exploit these vulnerabilities to obtain sensitive information and gain privileges.

Below is a complete list of vulnerabilities:

  1. Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Core subcomponent of Oracle Virtualization can be exploited locally to gain privileges and possibly to obtain sensitive information;
  2. An unspecified vulnerability in Guest Additions subcomponent of Oracle Virtualization can be exploited locally to gain privileges and possibly to obtain sensitive information;
  3. Vulnerability in OpenSSL component of Oracle VM VirtualBox can be exploited remotely via using a carry propagation flaw in the x86_64 Montgomery squaring function to obtain sensitive information about the SSL private keys.

Technical details

Vulnerability (3) affects only OpenSSL before 1.0.2m and 1.1.0 before 1.1.0g on the processors that support the BMI1, BMI2 and ADX extensions like Intel Broadwell (5th generation) and later or AMD Ryzen.

Affected products

Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.1.x earlier than 5.1.32
Oracle VM VirtualBox 5.2.x earlier than 5.2.6

Solution

Update to the latest version
Oracle software downloads

Original advisories

Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory – January 2018

Impacts
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OSI 
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PE 
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Related products
Oracle VirtualBox
CVE-IDS
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CVE-2018-2698
CVE-2018-2694
CVE-2018-2693
CVE-2018-2690
CVE-2018-2689
CVE-2018-2688
CVE-2018-2687
CVE-2018-2686
CVE-2018-2685
CVE-2018-2676
CVE-2017-5715
CVE-2017-3736