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CVE-2015-6933 Detail

Current Description

The VMware Tools HGFS (aka Shared Folders) implementation in VMware Workstation 11.x before 11.1.2, VMware Player 7.x before 7.1.2, VMware Fusion 7.x before 7.1.2, and VMware ESXi 5.0 through 6.0 allows Windows guest OS users to gain guest OS privileges or cause a denial of service (guest OS kernel memory corruption) via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034603
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034604
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2016-0001.html Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-284 Improper Access Control NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:player:7.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation:11.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:5.0:1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:5.0:2:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:5.1:1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:vmware:esxi:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:fusion:7.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6933
NVD Published Date:
01/08/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016