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CVE-2007-4496 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability 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 authenticated users with administrative privileges on a guest operating system to corrupt memory and possibly execute arbitrary code on the host operating system via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:A/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 2.5


Access Vector (AV): Local_Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-September/065902.html Third Party Advisory
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-23.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25728 Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018718 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-543-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace/doc/releasenotes_ace.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3229 Permissions Required

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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From (including)
1.0
Up to (including)
1.0.3
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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From (including)
2.0
Up to (including)
2.0.1
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
1.0.0
Up to (including)
1.0.5
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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From (including)
2.0
Up to (including)
2.0.1
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
1.0
Up to (including)
1.0.4
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5
Up to (including)
5.5.5
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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From (including)
6.0
Up to (including)
6.0.1

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:6.06:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:6.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:7.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4496
NVD Published Date:
09/21/2007
NVD Last Modified:
08/01/2019