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CVE-2009-2267 Detail

Description

VMware Workstation 6.5.x before 6.5.3 build 185404, VMware Player 2.5.x before 2.5.3 build 185404, VMware ACE 2.5.x before 2.5.3 build 185404, VMware Server 1.x before 1.0.10 build 203137 and 2.x before 2.0.2 build 203138, VMware Fusion 2.x before 2.0.6 build 196839, VMware ESXi 3.5 and 4.0, and VMware ESX 2.5.5, 3.0.3, 3.5, and 4.0, when Virtual-8086 mode is used, do not properly set the exception code upon a page fault (aka #PF) exception, which allows guest OS users to gain privileges on the guest OS by specifying a crafted value for the cs register.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/02/2009

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:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000069.html Vendor Advisory
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023082
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023083
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507523/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507539/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36841 Exploit
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0015.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3062 Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8473

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8473
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8473

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:ace:2.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx:2.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esxi:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esxi:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:2.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2267
NVD Published Date:
11/02/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018