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CVE-2008-1392 Detail

Description

The default configuration of VMware Workstation 6.0.2, VMware Player 2.0.x before 2.0.3, and VMware ACE 2.0.x before 2.0.1 makes the console of the guest OS accessible through anonymous VIX API calls, which has unknown impact and attack vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/19/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1392
Original release date:
03/19/2008
Last revised:
08/07/2017
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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2008/000008.html External Source MLIST [security-announce] 20080317 VMSA-2008-0005 Updated VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware Server, VMware ACE, and VMware Fusion resolve critical security issues
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-201209-25
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3755 External Source SREASON 3755
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489739/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080318 VMSA-2008-0005 Updated VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware Server, VMware ACE, and VMware Fusion resolve critical security issues
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28276 External Source BID 28276
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0005.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0005.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ace2/doc/releasenotes_ace2.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41551 External Source XF vmware-vix-api-unspecified(41551)

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