KLA11339
Multiple vulnerabilities in Oracle Virtual Box
Updated: 11/06/2018
CVSS
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9.0
Detect date
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10/16/2018
Severity
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Critical
Description

Multiple serious vulnerabilities were found in Oracle VM Virtual Box. Malicious users can exploit these vulnerabilities to bypass security restrictions, cause denial of service.

Below is a complete list of vulnerabilities:

  1. Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core) can be exploited by attacker and human interaction from a person other than the attacker remotely via VRDP network access to to bypass security restrictions;
  2. Multiple vulnerabilities in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core) can be exploited by attacker and human interaction from a person other than the attacker localy via logon to the infrastructure without authentication to bypass security restrictions;
  3. Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core) can be exploited remotely via using OpenSSL protocol to cause denial of service.

Technical details

Vulnerability (3) is related to OpenSSL vulnerability (Fixed in OpenSSL 1.1.0i-dev (Affected 1.1.0-1.1.0h). Fixed in OpenSSL 1.0.2p-dev (Affected 1.0.2-1.0.2o)). During key agreement in a TLS handshake using a DH(E) based ciphersuite a malicious server can send a very large prime value to the client. This will cause the client to spend an unreasonably long period of time generating a key for this prime resulting in a hang until the client has finished.

Affected products

Oracle VM Virtual Box versions earlier than 5.2.20

Solution

Update to the latest version
Download Oracle Virtual Box

Original advisories

Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory – October 2018

Impacts
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DoS 
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SB 
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Related products
Oracle VirtualBox
CVE-IDS
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CVE-2018-3294
CVE-2018-3288
CVE-2018-3289
CVE-2018-3290
CVE-2018-3296
CVE-2018-3297
CVE-2018-2909
CVE-2018-3298
CVE-2018-3291
CVE-2018-3292
CVE-2018-3293
CVE-2018-3295
CVE-2018-3287
CVE-2018-0732