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CVE-2007-0063 Detail

Description

Integer underflow in the DHCP server in EMC VMware Workstation before 5.5.5 Build 56455 and 6.x before 6.0.1 Build 55017, Player before 1.0.5 Build 56455 and Player 2 before 2.0.1 Build 55017, ACE before 1.0.3 Build 54075 and ACE 2 before 2.0.1 Build 55017, and Server before 1.0.4 Build 56528 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed DHCP packet that triggers a stack-based buffer overflow.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/21/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0063
Original release date:
09/21/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (06/03/2008)

This issue is the same as CVE-2007-5365. The affected dhcp versions were fixed via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0970.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-September/065902.html External Source FULLDISC 20070920 VMSA-2007-0006 Critical security updates for all supported versions of VMware ESX Server, VMware Server, VMware Workstation, VMware ACE, and VMware Player
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-23.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200711-23
http://www.iss.net/threats/275.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source ISS 20070919 VMWare DHCP Server Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25729 Patch External Source BID 25729
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018717 External Source SECTRACK 1018717
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-543-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-543-1
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace/doc/releasenotes_ace.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ace/doc/releasenotes_ace.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3229 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3229
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33103 External Source XF dhcp-param-underflow(33103)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.0.3_build_54075
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 2.0.1_build_55017
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx_server:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx_server:2.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx_server:2.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx_server:2.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx_server:3.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx_server:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.0
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.0.5_build_56455
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 2.0.1_build_55017
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.0.4_build_56528
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.5
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.5.1
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.5.3
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.5.3_build_34685
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 5.5.5_build_56455
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 6.0
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 6.0.1_build_55017

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