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CVE-2009-4811 Detail

Description

VMware Authentication Daemon 1.0 in vmware-authd.exe in the VMware Authorization Service in VMware Workstation 7.0 before 7.0.1 build 227600 and 6.5.x before 6.5.4 build 246459, VMware Player 3.0 before 3.0.1 build 227600 and 2.5.x before 2.5.4 build 246459, VMware ACE 2.6 before 2.6.1 build 227600 and 2.5.x before 2.5.4 build 246459, and VMware Server 2.x allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (process crash) via a \x25\x90 sequence in the USER and PASS commands, a related issue to CVE-2009-3707. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/27/2010

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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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://freetexthost.com/qr1tffkzpu Exploit
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000090.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://pocoftheday.blogspot.com/2009/10/vmware-server-20x-remote-dos-exploit.html Exploit
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36630 Exploit
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0007.html Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Format String Vulnerability (CWE-134)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4811
NVD Published Date:
04/27/2010
NVD Last Modified:
05/14/2013