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CVE-2012-1508 Detail

Current Description

The XPDM display driver in VMware ESXi 4.0, 4.1, and 5.0; VMware ESX 4.0 and 4.1; and VMware View before 4.6.1 allows guest OS users to gain guest OS privileges or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2012-03/0071.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52524
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026814
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026818
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0004.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0005.html Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A17183

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:esx:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:view:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.6.0
 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1508
NVD Published Date:
03/16/2012
NVD Last Modified:
12/12/2017