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CVE-2007-5023 Detail

Current Description

Unquoted Windows search path 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 Server before 1.0.4 Build 56528 allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors, possibly involving a malicious "program.exe" file in the C: folder.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/21/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.9 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25732 Patch
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace/doc/releasenotes_ace.html Patch
http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html Patch
http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html Patch
http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html Patch
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html Patch
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html Patch

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5023
NVD Published Date:
09/21/2007
NVD Last Modified:
12/19/2012