VMware Workstation < 5.5.4 Build 44386 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 25119


The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by multiple issues.


The version of VMware Workstation installed on the remote host is earlier than 5.5.4, Build 44386. Such versions are reportedly affected by several issues, including a directory traversal issue in the application's Shared Folders feature that may allow read or write access from a guest to a host system, subject to the privileges of the user running VMware Workstation.


Upgrade to VMware Workstation 5.5.4, Build 44386 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25119

File Name: vmware_workstation_5_5_4_44386.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.20 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/05/01

Modified: 2016/11/03

Dependencies: 26201

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:workstation

Required KB Items: VMware/Workstation/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/11/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/04/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1069, CVE-2007-1337, CVE-2007-1744, CVE-2007-1876, CVE-2007-1877

BID: 23721, 23732

OSVDB: 35505, 35506, 35507, 35508, 35509