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CVE-2017-3538 Detail

Current Description

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).

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:N (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 5.8
Exploitability Score: 1.1


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): Low
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Changed
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 9.2
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuapr2017-3236618.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97698 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038288

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Access Control (CWE-284)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
5.0.32
 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:5.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:5.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:5.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:5.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:5.1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:5.1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:5.1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:oracle:vm_virtualbox:5.1.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-3538
NVD Published Date:
04/24/2017
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017