Oracle VM VirtualBox up to 5.2.35/6.0.15/6.1.1 Local Privilege Escalation

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Oracle VM VirtualBox up to 5.2.35/6.0.15/6.1.1 (Virtualization Software). Affected is an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a local privilege escalation vulnerability. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox product of Oracle Virtualization (component: Core). Supported versions that are affected are Prior to 5.2.36, prior to 6.0.16 and prior to 6.1.2. Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows high 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 7.5 (Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H).

The weakness was presented 01/15/2020 as Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2020 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is available at oracle.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2020-2698. The exploitability is told to be difficult. Local access is required to approach this attack. Additional levels of successful authentication are necessary for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

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Class: Local Privilege Escalation
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Local: Yes
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12/10/2019 🔍
01/15/2020 +36 days 🔍
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Vendor: oracle.com

Advisory: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2020
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2020-2698 (🔍)

Entryinfo

Created: 01/16/2020 08:10 AM
Updated: 03/24/2024 08:18 AM
Changes: 01/16/2020 08:10 AM (51), 01/16/2020 09:02 AM (10), 03/24/2024 08:15 AM (17), 03/24/2024 08:18 AM (17)
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