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

medium Nessus Plugin ID 73670
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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: 4/21/2014

Updated: 11/26/2019

Dependencies: macosx_fusion_detect.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-0160

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.5

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: 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: 4/17/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/24/2014

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