CVE-2008-2100

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Description

Multiple buffer overflows in VIX API 1.1.x before 1.1.4 build 93057 on VMware Workstation 5.x and 6.x, VMware Player 1.x and 2.x, VMware ACE 2.x, VMware Server 1.x, VMware Fusion 1.x, VMware ESXi 3.5, and VMware ESX 3.0.1 through 3.5 allow guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS via unspecified vectors.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/30556

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

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3922

http://securitytracker.com/id?1020200

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/493080/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29552

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0009.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1744

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42872

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5081

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5647

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-06-05

Updated: 2019-08-14

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
62383GLSA-201209-25 : VMware Player, Server, Workstation: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
medium
40378VMSA-2008-0009 : Updates to VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware ACE, VMware Fusion, VMware Server, VMware VIX API, VMware ESX, VMware ESXi resolve critical security issuesNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high
33106VMware VIX API Multiple Buffer Overflow VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
33105VMware Products Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2008-0009)NessusWindows
high