VMware Fusion < 2.0.8 (VMSA-2010-0018)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by a security

Description :

The version of VMware Fusion installed on the Mac OS X host is
earlier than 2.0.8. The VMware Tools update functionality in such
versions allows host OS users to gain privileges on the guest OS via
unspecified vectors, related to a 'command injection' issue.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to VMware Fusion 2.0.8 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51078 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45166

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4297