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CVE-2017-4899 Detail

Current Description

VMware Workstation Pro/Player 12.x before 12.5.3 contains a security vulnerability that exists in the SVGA driver. An attacker may exploit this issue to crash the VM or trigger an out-of-bound read. Note: This issue can be triggered only when the host has no graphics card or no graphics drivers are installed.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 4.7 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96771 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037979
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2017-0003.html Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_player:12.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_player:12.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_player:12.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_player:12.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_player:12.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_pro:12.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_pro:12.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_pro:12.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_pro:12.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:vmware:workstation_pro:12.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-4899
NVD Published Date:
06/07/2017
NVD Last Modified:
07/17/2017