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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201401-13
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 Severity: High
    Title: VirtualBox: Multiple Vulnerabilities
     Date: January 20, 2014
     Bugs: #434872, #498166
       ID: 201401-13

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Synopsis
=======
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in VirtualBox, allowing local
attackers to escalate their privileges or cause a Denial of Service
condition.

Background
=========
VirtualBox is a powerful virtualization product from Oracle.

Affected packages
================
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  app-emulation/virtualbox
                                  < 4.2.22                  >= 4.2.22
  2  app-emulation/virtualbox-bin
                                  < 4.2.22                  >= 4.2.22
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     2 affected packages

Description
==========
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Virtualbox. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
=====
A local attacker in a guest virtual machine may be able to escalate
privileges or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround
=========
There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
=========
All virtualbox users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-4.2.22"

All virtualbox-bin users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-bin-4.2.22"

References
=========
[ 1 ] CVE-2012-3221
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-3221
[ 2 ] CVE-2013-5892
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-5892
[ 3 ] CVE-2014-0404
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0404
[ 4 ] CVE-2014-0405
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0405
[ 5 ] CVE-2014-0406
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0406
[ 6 ] CVE-2014-0407
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0407

Availability
===========
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201401-13

Concerns?
========
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
======
Copyright 2014 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201401-13: VirtualBox: Multiple Vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in VirtualBox, allowing local attackers to escalate their privileges or cause a Denial of Service condition

Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Virtualbox. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Resolution

All virtualbox users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-4.2.22"
All virtualbox-bin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-bin-4.2.22"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2012-3221 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-3221 [ 2 ] CVE-2013-5892 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-5892 [ 3 ] CVE-2014-0404 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0404 [ 4 ] CVE-2014-0405 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0405 [ 5 ] CVE-2014-0406 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0406 [ 6 ] CVE-2014-0407 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0407

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201401-13

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: High
Title: VirtualBox: Multiple Vulnerabilities
Date: January 20, 2014
Bugs: #434872, #498166
ID: 201401-13

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in VirtualBox, allowing local attackers to escalate their privileges or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Background

VirtualBox is a powerful virtualization product from Oracle.

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 app-emulation/virtualbox < 4.2.22 >= 4.2.22 2 app-emulation/virtualbox-bin < 4.2.22 >= 4.2.22 ------------------------------------------------------------------- 2 affected packages

Impact

===== A local attacker in a guest virtual machine may be able to escalate privileges or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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