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Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2012 17:04:04 +0000
From: halfdog <>
CC: Frank Mehnert <>, 
 Kurt Seifried <>,
 Raphael Geissert <>
Subject: Re: Re: CVE for Virtualbox 0x8 DoS?

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Frank Mehnert wrote:
> 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?
>>>> Crash/
>>>>  Regards,
>>> - From that page:
>>> 20120910: Oracle security decides, that CVE should be assigned
>>> Can Oracle/ 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).

Seems that Oracle CPU day was 2012-10-16, CVE is CVE-2012-3221

I've collected references to this issue from HTTP referers and added
them at the bottom of

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