Upstream information

CVE-2022-21491 at MITRE


Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox product of Oracle Virtualization (component: Core). The supported version that is affected is Prior to 6.1.34. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Oracle VM VirtualBox executes to compromise Oracle VM VirtualBox. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in takeover of Oracle VM VirtualBox. Note: This vulnerability applies to Windows systems only. CVSS 3.1 Base Score 7.8 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/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.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 7.8
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1198680 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • python3-virtualbox >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-devel >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-guest-desktop-icons >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-guest-source >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-guest-tools >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-guest-x11 >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-host-source >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-kmp-default >= 6.1.34_k5.3.18_150300.59.63-lp153.2.27.1
  • virtualbox-kmp-preempt >= 6.1.34_k5.3.18_150300.59.63-lp153.2.27.1
  • virtualbox-qt >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-vnc >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
  • virtualbox-websrv >= 6.1.34-lp153.2.27.2
openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • python3-virtualbox >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-devel >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-guest-desktop-icons >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-guest-source >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-guest-tools >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-guest-x11 >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-host-source >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-kmp-default >= 6.1.36_k5.14.21_150400.24.11-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-qt >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-vnc >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1
  • virtualbox-websrv >= 6.1.36-lp154.2.7.1