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CVE-2017-4936 Detail

Current Description

VMware Workstation (12.x before 12.5.8) and Horizon View Client for Windows (4.x before 4.6.1) contain an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in JPEG2000 parser in the TPView.dll. On Workstation, this may allow a guest to execute code or perform a Denial of Service on the Windows OS that runs Workstation. In the case of a Horizon View Client, this may allow a View desktop to execute code or perform a Denial of Service on the Windows OS that runs the Horizon View Client.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/17/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-4936
Original release date:
11/17/2017
Last revised:
12/04/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
7.8 High
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
6.0
Exploitability Score:
1.1
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
High
Privileges Required (PR):
Low
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Changed
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.9 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
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://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101892 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 101892
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039835 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1039835
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039836 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1039836
https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2017-0018.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2017-0018.html

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