Upstream information

CVE-2019-2523 at MITRE

Description

Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core). Supported versions that are affected are prior to 5.2.24 and prior to 6.0.2. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to compromise Oracle VM VirtualBox. While the vulnerability is in Oracle VM VirtualBox, attacks may significantly impact additional products. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in takeover of Oracle VM VirtualBox. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 7.8 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H).

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1122198 [IN_PROGRESS], 1122212 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1122292 [NEW], 1122293 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • python-virtualbox >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • python-virtualbox-debuginfo >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-debuginfo >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-debugsource >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-devel >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-guest-desktop-icons >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-guest-kmp-default >= 5.2.24_k4.4.165_81-66.1
  • virtualbox-guest-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 5.2.24_k4.4.165_81-66.1
  • virtualbox-guest-source >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-guest-tools >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-guest-tools-debuginfo >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-guest-x11 >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-guest-x11-debuginfo >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-host-kmp-default >= 5.2.24_k4.4.165_81-66.1
  • virtualbox-host-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 5.2.24_k4.4.165_81-66.1
  • virtualbox-host-source >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-qt >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-qt-debuginfo >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-vnc >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-websrv >= 5.2.24-66.1
  • virtualbox-websrv-debuginfo >= 5.2.24-66.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2019-84