Vulnerability CVE-2017-4938


Published: 2017-11-17

Description:
VMware Workstation (12.x before 12.5.8) and Fusion (8.x before 8.5.9) contain a guest RPC NULL pointer dereference vulnerability. Successful exploitation of this issue may allow attackers with normal user privileges to crash their VMs.

Type:

CWE-476

(NULL Pointer Dereference)

Vendor: Vmware
Product: Fusion 
Version:
8.5.8
8.5.7
8.5.6
8.5.5
8.5.4
8.5.3
8.5.2
8.5.1
8.5.0
8.1.1
8.1.0
8.0.2
8.0.1
8.0.0
Product: Workstation 
Version:
12.5.7
12.5.6
12.5.5
12.5.4
12.5.3
12.5.2
12.5.1
12.5
12.1.1
12.1
12.0.1
12.0.0

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
2.1/10
2.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101887
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039835
https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2017-0018.html

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