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HistoryJan 25, 2019 - 12:00 a.m.

Security update for virtualbox (important)






An update that fixes 30 vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for virtualbox version 5.2.24 fixes the following issues:

Update fixes multiple vulnerabilities:

 CVE-2019-2500, CVE-2019-2524, CVE-2019-2552, CVE-2018-3309,

CVE-2019-2520 CVE-2019-2521, CVE-2019-2522, CVE-2019-2523, CVE-2019-2526,
CVE-2019-2548 CVE-2018-11763, CVE-2019-2511, CVE-2019-2508, CVE-2019-2509,
CVE-2019-2527 CVE-2019-2450, CVE-2019-2451, CVE-2019-2555, CVE-2019-2554,
CVE-2019-2556 CVE-2018-11784, CVE-2018-0734, CVE-2019-2525, CVE-2019-2446,
CVE-2019-2448 CVE-2019-2501, CVE-2019-2504, CVE-2019-2505, CVE-2019-2506,
and CVE-2019-2553 (boo#1122212).

Non-security issues fixed:

  • Linux Additions: fix for building vboxvideo on EL 7.6 standard kernel,
    contributed by Robert Conde
  • USB: fixed a problem causing failures attaching SuperSpeed devices which
    report USB version 3.1 (rather than 3.0) on Windows hosts
  • Audio: added support for surround speaker setups used by Windows 10
    Build 1809
  • Linux hosts: fixed conflict between Debian and Oracle build desktop files
  • Linux guests: fixed building drivers on SLES 12.4
  • Linux guests: fixed building shared folder driver with older kernels

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
like YaST online_update or β€œzypper patch”.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • openSUSE Leap 42.3:

    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2019-84=1

openSUSE Leap42.3noarch<Β - openSUSE Leap 42.3 (noarch):- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (noarch):.noarch.rpm
openSUSE Leap42.3x86_64<Β - openSUSE Leap 42.3 (x86_64):- openSUSE Leap 42.3 (x86_64):.x86_64.rpm