Vulnerability CVE-2008-2099


Published: 2008-06-02   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
Unspecified vulnerability in VMCI in VMware Workstation 6 before 6.0.4 build 93057, VMware Player 2 before 2.0.4 build 93057, and VMware ACE 2 before 2.0.2 build 93057 on Windows allows guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS via unspecified vectors.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
High
VMware * resolve critical security issues
VMware Security ...
02.06.2008

Type:

CWE-119

(Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer)

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
6.9/10
10/10
3.4/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
Vmware -> Ace 2 
Vmware -> Vmware player 2 
Vmware -> Vmware workstation 
Vmware -> Workstation 

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/492831/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29443
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020149
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0008.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1707
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42757

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