CVE-2011-2145

MEDIUM

Description

mount.vmhgfs in the VMware Host Guest File System (HGFS) in VMware Workstation 7.1.x before 7.1.4, VMware Player 3.1.x before 3.1.4, VMware Fusion 3.1.x before 3.1.3, VMware ESXi 3.5 through 4.1, and VMware ESX 3.0.3 through 4.1, when a Solaris or FreeBSD guest OS is used, allows guest OS users to modify arbitrary guest OS files via unspecified vectors, related to a "procedural error."

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/44840

http://secunia.com/advisories/44904

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/48098

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1025601

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0009.html

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/67815

https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/8711677

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-06-06

Updated: 2017-08-29

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.3

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

Impact Score: 9.2

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89678VMware ESX / ESXi Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2011-0009) (remote check)NessusMisc.
high
75932openSUSE Security Update : libvmtools-devel (openSUSE-SU-2011:0617-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
75626openSUSE Security Update : libvmtools-devel (openSUSE-SU-2011:0617-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
54996VMware Products Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2011-0009)NessusWindows
high
54974VMware Fusion < 3.1.3 (VMSA-2011-0009 / VMSA-2011-0011)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
54968VMSA-2011-0009 : VMware hosted product updates, ESX patches and VI Client update resolve multiple security issuesNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high