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CVE-2011-1126 Detail

Description

VMware vmrun, as used in VIX API 1.x before 1.10.3 and VMware Workstation 6.5.x and 7.x before 7.1.4 build 385536 on Linux, might allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse shared library in an unspecified directory.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/04/2011

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:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
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/2011/000131.html Vendor Advisory
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/8173
http://securitytracker.com/id?1025270
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/517240/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/47094
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0006.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0816 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/66472

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-1126
NVD Published Date:
04/04/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2018