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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 202004-02

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 202004-02
Posted Apr 2, 2020
Authored by Gentoo | Site security.gentoo.org

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 202004-2 - Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in VirtualBox, the worst of which could allow an attacker to take control of VirtualBox. Versions prior to 6.1.2 are affected.

tags | advisory, vulnerability
systems | linux, gentoo
advisories | CVE-2019-2926, CVE-2019-2944, CVE-2019-2984, CVE-2019-3002, CVE-2019-3005, CVE-2019-3017, CVE-2019-3021, CVE-2019-3026, CVE-2019-3028, CVE-2019-3031, CVE-2020-2674, CVE-2020-2678, CVE-2020-2681, CVE-2020-2682, CVE-2020-2689, CVE-2020-2690, CVE-2020-2691, CVE-2020-2692, CVE-2020-2693, CVE-2020-2698, CVE-2020-2702, CVE-2020-2703, CVE-2020-2704, CVE-2020-2705, CVE-2020-2725, CVE-2020-2726, CVE-2020-2727
SHA-256 | 9444c1cd65b0be3c66e10b50cd77081241f0982f0a67c43be5b83173de7238a9

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 202004-02

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Severity: Normal
Title: VirtualBox: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: April 01, 2020
Bugs: #714064
ID: 202004-02

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in VirtualBox, the worst of
which could allow an attacker to take control of VirtualBox.

Background
==========

VirtualBox is a powerful virtualization product from Oracle.

Affected packages
=================

-------------------------------------------------------------------
Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
-------------------------------------------------------------------
1 app-emulation/virtualbox
< 6.1.2 *>= 5.2.36
*>= 6.0.16
*>= 6.1.2
2 app-emulation/virtualbox-bin
< 6.1.2 *>= 5.2.36
*>= 6.0.16
*>= 6.1.2
-------------------------------------------------------------------
2 affected packages

Description
===========

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

Impact
======

An attacker could take control of VirtualBox resulting in the execution
of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, a Denial of
Service condition, or other unspecified impacts.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All VirtualBox 5.2.x users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-5.2.36"

All VirtualBox 6.0.x users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-6.0.16"

All VirtualBox 6.1.x users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-6.1.2"

All VirtualBox binary 5.2.x users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-bin-5.2.36"

All VirtualBox binary 6.0.x users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-bin-6.0.16"

All VirtualBox binary 6.1.x users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=app-emulation/virtualbox-bin-6.1.2"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2019-2926
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-2926
[ 2 ] CVE-2019-2944
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-2944
[ 3 ] CVE-2019-2984
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-2984
[ 4 ] CVE-2019-3002
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3002
[ 5 ] CVE-2019-3005
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3005
[ 6 ] CVE-2019-3017
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3017
[ 7 ] CVE-2019-3021
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3021
[ 8 ] CVE-2019-3026
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3026
[ 9 ] CVE-2019-3028
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3028
[ 10 ] CVE-2019-3031
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-3031
[ 11 ] CVE-2020-2674
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2674
[ 12 ] CVE-2020-2678
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2678
[ 13 ] CVE-2020-2681
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2681
[ 14 ] CVE-2020-2682
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2682
[ 15 ] CVE-2020-2689
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2689
[ 16 ] CVE-2020-2690
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2690
[ 17 ] CVE-2020-2691
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2691
[ 18 ] CVE-2020-2692
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2692
[ 19 ] CVE-2020-2693
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2693
[ 20 ] CVE-2020-2698
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2698
[ 21 ] CVE-2020-2702
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2702
[ 22 ] CVE-2020-2703
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2703
[ 23 ] CVE-2020-2704
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2704
[ 24 ] CVE-2020-2705
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2705
[ 25 ] CVE-2020-2725
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2725
[ 26 ] CVE-2020-2726
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2726
[ 27 ] CVE-2020-2727
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-2727

Availability
============

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

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202004-02

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 2020 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
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