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CVE-2014-4200 Detail

Current Description

vm-support 0.88 in VMware Tools, as distributed with VMware Workstation through 10.0.3 and other products, uses 0644 permissions for the vm-support archive, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by extracting files from this archive.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.7 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2014/Aug/71 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/69410
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030758
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/95494

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:tools:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vm-support:0.88:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:10.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:10.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
10.0.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-4200
NVD Published Date:
08/28/2014
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017