CVE-2008-1361

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Description

VMware Workstation 6.0.x before 6.0.3 and 5.5.x before 5.5.6, VMware Player 2.0.x before 2.0.3 and 1.0.x before 1.0.6, VMware ACE 2.0.x before 2.0.1 and 1.0.x before 1.0.5, and VMware Server 1.0.x before 1.0.5 on Windows allow local users to gain privileges via an unspecified manipulation that causes the authd process to connect to an arbitrary named pipe, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1362.

References

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000008.html

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3755

http://securitytracker.com/id?1019621

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489739/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28276

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0005.html

http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html

http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html

http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html

http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html

http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html

http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0905/references

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41257

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-03-20

Updated: 2018-10-11

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.1

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
62383GLSA-201209-25 : VMware Player, Server, Workstation: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
medium
31729VMware Products Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2008-0005)NessusWindows
high