VMware Fusion 6.x < 6.0.3 OpenSSL Library Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2014-0004) (Heartbleed)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73670

New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it's different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 7.3

Synopsis

The remote host has a virtualization application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of VMware Fusion 6.x installed on the remote Mac OS X host is prior to 6.0.3. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by the following vulnerabilities in the OpenSSL library :

- An error exists related to the implementation of the Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm (ECDSA) that could allow nonce disclosure via the 'FLUSH+RELOAD' cache side-channel attack. (CVE-2014-0076)

- An out-of-bounds read error, known as the 'Heartbleed Bug', exists related to handling TLS heartbeat extensions that could allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information such as primary key material, secondary key material and other protected content.
(CVE-2014-0160)

Solution

Upgrade to VMware Fusion 6.0.3 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?03fa22fa

http://www.nessus.org/u?bd08e50e

http://www.heartbleed.com

https://eprint.iacr.org/2014/140

https://www.openssl.org/news/vulnerabilities.html#2014-0160

https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20140407.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73670

File Name: macosx_fusion_6_0_3.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2014/04/21

Updated: 2019/11/26

Dependencies: 50828

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 7.3

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-0160

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:fusion

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, MacOSX/Fusion/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/24

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0076, CVE-2014-0160

BID: 66363, 66690

CERT: 720951

EDB-ID: 32745, 32764, 32791, 32998

VMSA: 2014-0004