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CVE-2009-1564 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in vmnc.dll in the VMnc media codec in VMware Movie Decoder before 6.5.4 Build 246459 on Windows, and the movie decoder in VMware Workstation 6.5.x before 6.5.4 build 246459, VMware Player 2.5.x before 2.5.4 build 246459, and VMware Server 2.x on Windows, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an AVI file with crafted video chunks that use HexTile encoding.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/12/2010

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2010-04/0077.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2010-04/0121.html
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=866
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000090.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39363
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023838
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0007.html Vendor Advisory

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1564
NVD Published Date:
04/12/2010
NVD Last Modified:
04/22/2010