CVE-2013-3519

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Description

lgtosync.sys in VMware Workstation 9.x before 9.0.3, VMware Player 5.x before 5.0.3, VMware Fusion 5.x before 5.0.4, VMware ESXi 4.0 through 5.1, and VMware ESX 4.0 and 4.1, when a 32-bit Windows guest OS is used, allows guest OS users to gain guest OS privileges via an application that performs a crafted memory allocation.

References

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2013-0014.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-12-04

Updated: 2014-03-03

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.9

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 5.5

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89669VMware ESX / ESXi Guest OS Local Privilege Escalation (VMSA-2013-0014) (remote check)NessusMisc.
high
71231VMware Player 5.x < 5.0.3 LGTOSYNC.SYS Guest Privilege Escalation (VMSA-2013-0014)NessusWindows
high
71230VMware Fusion 5.x < 5.0.4 LGTOSYNC.SYS Privilege Escalation (VMSA-2013-0014)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
71214VMSA-2013-0014 : VMware Workstation, Fusion, ESXi and ESX patches address a guest privilege escalationNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high
71054VMware Workstation 9.x < 9.0.3 Multiple Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2013-0013 / VMSA-2013-0014)NessusGeneral
high
70877ESXi 5.0 < Build 1022489 Multiple Vulnerabilities (remote check)NessusMisc.
high