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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0909

Heap-based buffer overflow in the VNnc Codec in VMware Workstation 6.5.x before 6.5.2 build 156735, VMware Player 2.5.x before 2.5.2 build 156735, VMware ACE 2.5.x before 2.5.2 build 156735, and VMware Server 2.0.x before 2.0.1 build 156745 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted web page or video file, aka ZDI-CAN-435.
Publish Date : 2009-04-06 Last Update Date : 2013-05-14
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 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) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
VMware Heap Overflows in VNnc Codec Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6251 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-2009-0909

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware ACE 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Player 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Server 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware ACE 1
Vmware Player 1
Vmware Server 1
Vmware Workstation 1

- References For CVE-2009-0909

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000054.html
MLIST [security-announce] 20090403 VMSA-2009-0005 VMware Hosted products, VI Client and patches for ESX and ESXi resolve multiple security issues
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34373
BID 34373 VMware Hosted Products VMSA-2009-0005 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2012-10-01
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml
GENTOO GLSA-201209-25
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021974
SECTRACK 1021974
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0005.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0944
VUPEN ADV-2009-0944
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Apr/0036.html
FULLDISC 20090403 VMSA-2009-0005 VMware Hosted products, VI Client and patches for ESX and ESXi resolve multiple security issues

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0909

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


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