CVE-2010-1139

high
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Description

Format string vulnerability in vmrun in VMware VIX API 1.6.x, 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 Linux, and VMware Fusion 2.x before 2.0.7 build 246742, allows local users to gain privileges via format string specifiers in process metadata.

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://osvdb.org/63606

http://secunia.com/advisories/39201

http://secunia.com/advisories/39206

http://secunia.com/advisories/39215

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39407

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023835

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-04-12

Updated: 2013-05-15

Type: CWE-134

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 (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
62383GLSA-201209-25 : VMware Player, Server, Workstation: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
medium
56246VMSA-2010-0007 : VMware hosted products, vCenter Server and ESX patches resolve multiple security issuesNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
critical