#VU49878 Improper input validation in Oracle VM VirtualBox

Published: 2021-01-20

Vulnerability identifier: #VU49878

Vulnerability risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2021-2123


Exploitation vector: Local

Exploit availability:

Vulnerable software:
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Server applications / Virtualization software

Vendor: Oracle


The vulnerability allows a local privileged user to gain access to sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation within the Core component in Oracle VM VirtualBox. A local privileged user can exploit this vulnerability to gain access to sensitive information.

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Vulnerable software versions

Oracle VM VirtualBox: 6.1.0 - 6.1.16

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