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CVE-2010-4294 Detail

Current Description

The frame decompression functionality in the VMnc media codec in VMware Movie Decoder before 6.5.5 build 328052 and 7.x before 7.1.2 build 301548, VMware Workstation 6.5.x before 6.5.5 build 328052 and 7.x before 7.1.2 build 301548 on Windows, VMware Player 2.5.x before 2.5.5 build 246459 and 3.x before 3.1.2 build 301548 on Windows, and VMware Server 2.x on Windows does not properly validate an unspecified size field, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via a crafted video file.

Source:  MITRE
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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://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000112.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/514995/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45169
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024819
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0018.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3116 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:movie_decoder:6.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:movie_decoder:6.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:movie_decoder:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
6.5.5
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:movie_decoder:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:movie_decoder:7.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:6.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:7.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:7.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:7.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:2.5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:server:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4294
NVD Published Date:
12/06/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018