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CVE-2012-3289 Detail

Current Description

VMware Workstation 8.x before 8.0.4, VMware Player 4.x before 4.0.4, VMware ESXi 3.5 through 5.0, and VMware ESX 3.5 through 4.1 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash) via crafted traffic from a remote virtual device.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0011.html Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') (CWE-94)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:vmware:workstation:8.0
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 cpe:/a:vmware:workstation:8.0.1
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 cpe:/a:vmware:workstation:8.0.2
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 cpe:/a:vmware:workstation:8.0.3
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:vmware:player:4.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:vmware:player:4.0.1
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:vmware:player:4.0.2
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:vmware:player:4.0.3
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:vmware:esx:3.5
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esx:3.5:update1
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 cpe:/o:vmware:esx:3.5:update2
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 cpe:/o:vmware:esx:3.5:update3
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 cpe:/o:vmware:esx:4.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esx:4.1
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:3.5
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:3.5:1
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 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:4.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:4.0:1
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:4.0:2
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 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:4.0:3
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 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:4.0:4
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 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:4.1
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:4.1:1
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:4.1:2
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:vmware:esxi:5.0
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3289
NVD Published Date:
06/14/2012
NVD Last Modified:
06/15/2012