CVE-2009-0177

MEDIUM

Description

vmwarebase.dll, as used in the vmware-authd service (aka vmware-authd.exe), in VMware Workstation 6.5.1 build 126130, 6.5.1 and earlier; VMware Player 2.5.1 build 126130, 2.5.1 and earlier; VMware ACE 2.5.1 and earlier; VMware Server 2.0.x before 2.0.1 build 156745; and VMware Fusion before 2.0.2 build 147997 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a long (1) USER or (2) PASS command.

References

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000054.html

http://osvdb.org/51180

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Apr/0036.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/33372

http://secunia.com/advisories/34601

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34373

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021512

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0005.html

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0024

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0944

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6433

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7647

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-01-20

Updated: 2017-10-19

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 2.5.1 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 2.0.1 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 2.5.1 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:4.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 6.51 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
40390VMSA-2009-0005 : VMware Hosted products, VI Client and patches for ESX and ESXi resolve multiple security issuesNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high
36117VMware Products Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2009-0005/VMSA-2009-0007)NessusWindows
high