SecurityTracker.com
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   

SecurityTracker
Archives


 


Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Oracle VM VirtualBox Vendors:   Oracle
Oracle VM VirtualBox Flaws Let Remote Users Access Data and Local Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1036384
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1036384
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-3597, CVE-2016-3612   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 19 2016
Impact:   Denial of service via local system, Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 5.0.26
Description:   Two vulnerabilities were reported in Oracle VM VirtualBox. A remote user can access data on the target system. A local user can cause denial of service conditions on the target system.

A remote user can exploit a flaw in the Oracle VM VirtualBox Core component to access data [CVE-2016-3612].

A local user can exploit a flaw in the Oracle VM VirtualBox Core component to cause denial of service conditions [CVE-2016-3597].

The following researchers reported these and other Oracle product vulnerabilities:

Accenture TVM Prague; Adam Willard of Raytheon Foreground Security; Alexander Kornbrust of Red Database Security; Alexander Mirosh of Hewlett Packard Enterprise; Alvaro Munoz of Hewlett Packard Enterprise; Alvaro Munoz of Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative; Ben Lincoln of NCC Group; Brian Martin of Tenable Network Security; Bruno Cirone; Christian Schneider; David Litchfield of Google;
Devin Rosenbauer of Identity Works LLC; Aleksandar Nikolic of Cisco Talos; Jack Fei of FINRA; Juan Manuel Fernandez Torres of Telefonica.com; Kasper Andersen; Matias Mevied of Onapsis; Matthias Kaiser of Code White; Matthias-Christian Ott; Nicholas Lemonias of Advanced Information Security Corporation; Nicolas Collignon of synacktiv; Reno Robert; Spyridon Chatzimichail of OTE Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A.; Stephan Borosh of Veris Group, LLC; Stephen Kost of Integrigy;
Steven Seeley (via Beyond Security's SSD program); Sven Blumenstein of Google; Teemu Kaariainen; Ubais PK; and XOR19 of Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain data on the target system.

A local user can cause denial of service conditions on the target system.

Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix as part of the July 2016 Oracle Critical Patch Update.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2016-2881720.html

Vendor URL:  www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpujul2016-2881720.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified

Message History:   None.


 Source Message Contents



[Original Message Not Available for Viewing]


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page





Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2022, SecurityGlobal.net LLC