2017-10-23 14:20
CVE-2017-3538 virtualbox
2017-07-20 21:31
2017-06-16 19:22
2017-05-10 23:49
2017-04-27 01:03
2017-04-25 14:03
2017-04-20 05:04


Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Shared Folder). Supported versions that are affected are Prior to 5.0.34 and Prior to 5.1.16. 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 unauthorized creation, deletion or modification access to critical data or all Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data as well as unauthorized access to critical data or complete access to all Oracle VM VirtualBox accessible data. CVSS 3.0 Base Score 7.5 (Confidentiality and Integrity impacts). CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:N).

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
upstream virtualbox 5.1.16-dfsg-1
xenial virtualbox None


Release Package Reason
precise virtualbox ignored
precise/esm virtualbox DNE
vivid/stable-phone-overlay virtualbox DNE
vivid/ubuntu-core virtualbox DNE
yakkety virtualbox ignored
zesty virtualbox not-affected
artful virtualbox not-affected
devel virtualbox not-affected

Needs Triage

Release Package Reason
trusty virtualbox needs-triage