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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4059 (1 public exploit)

Absolute path traversal vulnerability in a certain ActiveX control in IntraProcessLogging.dll 5.5.3.42958 in EMC VMware allows remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a full pathname in the argument to the SetLogFileName method.
Publish Date : 2007-07-30 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.8
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4059

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.3 42958 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Workstation 1

- References For CVE-2007-4059

http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-September/065902.html
FULLDISC 20070920 VMSA-2007-0006 Critical security updates for all supported versions of VMware ESX Server, VMware Server, VMware Workstation, VMware ACE, and VMware Player
http://secunia.com/advisories/26890
SECUNIA 26890
Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/4240
MILW0RM 4240
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/3229
VUPEN ADV-2007-3229
http://www.vmware.com/support/ace/doc/releasenotes_ace.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/player/doc/releasenotes_player.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/player2/doc/releasenotes_player2.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/server/doc/releasenotes_server.html CONFIRM
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25110
BID 25110 VMware IntraProcessLogging.DLL ActiveX Control Arbitrary File Overwrite Vulnerability Release Date:2007-09-20
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/35675
XF vmware-intraprocesslogging-file-overwrite(35675)
http://www.vmware.com/support/ws6/doc/releasenotes_ws6.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4059

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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