Vulnerability CVE-2017-4948


Published: 2018-01-05

Description:
VMware Workstation (14.x before 14.1.0 and 12.x) and Horizon View Client (4.x before 4.7.0) contain an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in TPView.dll. On Workstation, this issue in conjunction with other bugs may allow a guest to leak information from host or may allow for a Denial of Service on the Windows OS that runs Workstation. In the case of a Horizon View Client, this issue in conjunction with other bugs may allow a View desktop to leak information from host or may allow for a Denial of Service on the Windows OS that runs the Horizon View Client. Exploitation is only possible if virtual printing has been enabled. This feature is not enabled by default on Workstation but it is enabled by default on Horizon View.

Type:

CWE-200

(Information Exposure)

Vendor: Vmware
Product: Workstation 
Version:
14.0
12.5.9
12.5.8
12.5.7
12.5.6
12.5.5
12.5.4
12.5.3
12.5.2
12.5.1
12.5.0
12.5
12.1.1
12.1
12.0.1
12.0.0

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
6.6/10
9.2/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
None
Complete

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102441
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040108
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040109
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040136
https://www.vmware.com/us/security/advisories/VMSA-2018-0003.html

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