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CVE-2015-2342 Detail

Description

The JMX RMI service in VMware vCenter Server 5.0 before u3e, 5.1 before u3b, 5.5 before u3, and 6.0 before u1 does not restrict registration of MBeans, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the RMI protocol.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/12/2015

Evaluator Description

CWE-415: Double Free

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2342
Original release date:
10/12/2015
Last revised:
12/07/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Oct/1 External Source FULLDISC 20151001 CVE-2015-2342 VMware vCenter Remote Code Execution
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033720 External Source SECTRACK 1033720
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2015-0007.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2015-0007.html
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-15-455 External Source MISC http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-15-455
https://www.7elements.co.uk/resources/technical-advisories/cve-2015-2342-vmware-vcenter-remote-code-execution/ External Source MISC https://www.7elements.co.uk/resources/technical-advisories/cve-2015-2342-vmware-vcenter-remote-code-execution/

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