This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote host has a desktop solution that is affected by a privilege
The version of VMware View installed on the remote host is a version
prior to 4.6.2 / 5.1.2. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by a
privilege escalation vulnerability in the Virtual Machine Communication
Interface (VMCI) in the 'VMCI.sys' driver.
By exploiting this issue, a local attacker could elevate their
privileges on Windows-based hosts or Windows-based Guest Operating
Note that systems that have VMCI disabled are also affected by this
See also :
Upgrade to VMware View 4.6.2 / 5.1.2 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : true