Install the latest VirtualBox version on Debian

Add the repository to sources list

sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list
deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian jessie contrib

Add the public key
https://www.virtualbox.org/download/oracle_vbox_2016.asc

sudo apt-key add oracle_vbox_2016.asc

or

wget -q https://www.virtualbox.org/download/oracle_vbox_2016.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add -

Update and Install

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install virtualbox-5.1

Install the dkms package

sudo apt-get install dkms
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