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CVE-2008-4916 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in a guest virtual device driver in VMware Workstation before 5.5.9 build 126128, and 6.5.1 and earlier 6.x versions; VMware Player before 1.0.9 build 126128, and 2.5.1 and earlier 2.x versions; VMware ACE before 1.0.8 build 125922, and 2.5.1 and earlier 2.x versions; VMware Server 1.x before 1.0.8 build 126538 and 2.0.x before 2.0.1 build 156745; VMware Fusion before 2.0.1; VMware ESXi 3.5; and VMware ESX 3.0.2, 3.0.3, and 3.5 allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/06/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.1


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000054.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Apr/0036.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34373
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021973
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0005.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0944
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6439

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6439
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6439

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:emc:vmware_player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_ace:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_esx:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_esx:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_esx:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_esxi:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:1.05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_player:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:1.05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_server:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:4.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:5.5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.0.45731:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.4:build_93057:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.03:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_workstation:6.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4916
NVD Published Date:
04/06/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017