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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2100

Multiple buffer overflows in VIX API 1.1.x before 1.1.4 build 93057 on VMware Workstation 5.x and 6.x, VMware Player 1.x and 2.x, VMware ACE 2.x, VMware Server 1.x, VMware Fusion 1.x, VMware ESXi 3.5, and VMware ESX 3.0.1 through 3.5 allow guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2008-06-05 Last Update Date : 2013-05-14
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
VMware Buffer Overflows in VIX API Let Local Users Execute Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5647 unix
VMware Buffer Overflows in VIX API Let Local Users Execute Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5081 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2100

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware ACE 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware ACE 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware ACE 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware ACE 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware ACE 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware ACE 1.0.3 Build 54075 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware ACE 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware ACE 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware ACE 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware ACE 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Vmware ACE 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Vmware ACE 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Vmware Esxi 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Vmware Fusion 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Vmware Fusion 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Vmware Fusion 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Vmware Player 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Vmware Player 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Vmware Player 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Vmware Player 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Vmware Player 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Vmware Player 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Vmware Player 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Vmware Player 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Vmware Player 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Vmware Player 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Vmware Player 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Vmware Server 1.0.1 Build 29996 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Vmware Server 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Vmware Server 1.0.4 Build 56528 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Vmware Vmware Server 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Vmware Vmware Server 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Vmware Vmware Server 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Vmware Vmware Server 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Vmware Vmware Server 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 5.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 5.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 5.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 5.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 6.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 6.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 6.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Vmware Workstation 5.0.0 Build 13124 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.0 Build 13124 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.1 Build 19175 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.3 Build 34685 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.3 Build 42958 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.4 Build 44386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.5 Build 56455 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Vmware Workstation 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Vmware Workstation 6.0.1 Build 55017 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware ACE 12
Vmware Esx Server 7
Vmware Esxi 1
Vmware Fusion 3
Vmware Player 11
Vmware Server 3
Vmware Vmware Server 5
Vmware Vmware Workstation 8
Vmware Workstation 13

- References For CVE-2008-2100

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3922
SREASON 3922
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml
GENTOO GLSA-201209-25
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020200
SECTRACK 1020200
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0009.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29552
BID 29552 VMware VIX API Multiple Unspecified Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-10-01
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/493080/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080604 VMSA-2008-0009 Updates to VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware ACE, VMware Fusion, VMware Server, VMware VIX API, VMware ESX, VMware ESXi resolve critical security issues
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1744
VUPEN ADV-2008-1744
http://secunia.com/advisories/30556
SECUNIA 30556
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/42872
XF vmware-vixapi-multiple-unspecified-bo(42872)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2100

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


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