CVE-2009-1565

HIGH

Description

vmnc.dll in the VMnc media codec in VMware Movie Decoder before 6.5.4 Build 246459 on Windows, and the movie decoder in VMware Workstation 6.5.x before 6.5.4 build 246459, VMware Player 2.5.x before 2.5.4 build 246459, and VMware Server 2.x on Windows, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an AVI file with crafted HexTile-encoded video chunks that trigger heap-based buffer overflows, related to "integer truncation errors."

References

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2010-04/0077.html

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2010-04/0121.html

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000090.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/36712

http://secunia.com/advisories/39206

http://secunia.com/advisories/39215

http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2009-37/

http://www.osvdb.org/63615

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39364

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023838

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0007.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-04-12

Updated: 2010-04-22

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH