CVE-2009-1244

MEDIUM

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the virtual machine display function in VMware Workstation 6.5.1 and earlier; VMware Player 2.5.1 and earlier; VMware ACE 2.5.1 and earlier; VMware Server 1.x before 1.0.9 build 156507 and 2.x before 2.0.1 build 156745; VMware Fusion before 2.0.4 build 159196; VMware ESXi 3.5; and VMware ESX 3.0.2, 3.0.3, and 3.5 allows guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS via unknown vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-4916.

References

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000055.html

http://osvdb.org/53634

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/502615/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34471

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022031

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0006.html

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

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49834

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6065

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-04-13

Updated: 2018-10-30

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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:esx:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esxi:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 2.0.3 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:3.2.1:patch1:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:4.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:4.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:5.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 6.5.1 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
62383GLSA-201209-25 : VMware Player, Server, Workstation: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
40391VMSA-2009-0006 : VMware Hosted products and patches for ESX and ESXi resolve a critical security vulnerabilityNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
medium
36117VMware Products Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2009-0005/VMSA-2009-0007)NessusWindows
high