Security update for virtualbox (important)

2017-01-30T18:10:22
ID OPENSUSE-SU-2017:0332-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2017-01-30T18:10:22

Description

This update for virtualbox to version 5.0.32 fixes the following issues:

These security issues were fixed:

  • CVE-2016-5545: Vulnerability in the GUI subcomponent of virtualbox allows unauthenticated attacker unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some data as well as unauthorized read access to a subset of VirtualBox accessible data and unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (bsc#1020856).
  • CVE-2017-3290: Vulnerability in the Shared Folder subcomponent of virtualbox allows high privileged attacker unauthorized creation, deletion or modification access to critical data and unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (bsc#1020856).
  • CVE-2017-3316: Vulnerability in the GUI subcomponent of virtualbox allows high privileged attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Oracle VM VirtualBox (bsc#1020856).
  • CVE-2017-3332: Vulnerability in the SVGA Emulation subcomponent of virtualbox allows low privileged attacker unauthorized creation, deletion or modification access to critical data and unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (bsc#1020856).

For other changes please read the changelog.