Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2012 12:22:33 +0200 From: Frank Mehnert <frank.mehnert@...cle.com> To: halfdog <me@...fdog.net> Cc: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>, Raphael Geissert <geissert@...ian.org> Subject: Re: CVE for Virtualbox 0x8 DoS? Hi, On Friday 14 September 2012 12:12:44 halfdog wrote: > Hi, > > Kurt Seifried wrote: > > On 09/13/2012 10:59 AM, Raphael Geissert wrote: > >> Hi, > >> > >> Has a CVE id been finally assigned for the following issue? > >> http://www.halfdog.net/Security/2012/VirtualBoxSoftwareInterrupt0x8Guest > >> Crash/ > >> > >> Regards, > > > > - From that page: > > > > 20120910: Oracle security decides, that CVE should be assigned > > > > Can Oracle/halfdog.net communicate the CVE to the community > > please? > > I do not have that information yet. The information about intended CVE > assignment till October update was exchanged off list, contact on > Oracle side was Mr. Mehnert. > > Early disclosure of this issue was due to misconception, that Oracle > would have assessed severity, need for CVE and communication of > disclosure timeline before releasing patch as maintenance release. The > early disclosure mixed up the whole > reporting/analyze/classify/CVE-assign/disclosure process somehow. The security folks told me that there will be a CVE which will be visible with the next scheduled Oracle CPU date (in October 2012). Thanks, Frank -- Dr.-Ing. Frank Mehnert Senior Manager Software Development Desktop Virtualization, VirtualBox ORACLE Deutschland B.V. & Co. KG | Werkstr. 24 | 71384 Weinstadt, Germany Hauptverwaltung: Riesstr. 25, D-80992 München Registergericht: Amtsgericht München, HRA 95603 Komplementärin: ORACLE Deutschland Verwaltung B.V. Hertogswetering 163/167, 3543 AS Utrecht, Niederlande Handelsregister der Handelskammer Midden-Niederlande, Nr. 30143697 Geschäftsführer: Jürgen Kunz, Marcel van de Molen, Alexander van der Ven Download attachment "signature.asc " of type "application/pgp-signature" (199 bytes)
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