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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4294

The frame decompression functionality in the VMnc media codec in VMware Movie Decoder before 6.5.5 build 328052 and 7.x before 7.1.2 build 301548, VMware Workstation 6.5.x before 6.5.5 build 328052 and 7.x before 7.1.2 build 301548 on Windows, VMware Player 2.5.x before 2.5.5 build 246459 and 3.x before 3.1.2 build 301548 on Windows, and VMware Server 2.x on Windows does not properly validate an unspecified size field, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via a crafted video file.
Publish Date : 2010-12-06 Last Update Date : 2010-12-14
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 94

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-4294

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Movie Decoder 6.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Movie Decoder 6.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Movie Decoder 6.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Movie Decoder 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Movie Decoder 7.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Player 2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Player 2.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Player 2.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware Player 2.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware Player 2.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Vmware Player 2.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Vmware Player 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Vmware Player 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Vmware Player 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Vmware Player 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Vmware Player 3.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Vmware Server 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Vmware Server 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Vmware Server 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Vmware Workstation 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Vmware Workstation 7.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Movie Decoder 5
Vmware Player 11
Vmware Server 3
Vmware Workstation 11

- References For CVE-2010-4294

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024819
SECTRACK 1024819
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000112.html
MLIST [security-announce] 20101202 VMSA-2010-0018 VMware hosted products and ESX patches resolve multiple security issues
http://osvdb.org/69596
OSVDB 69596 VMware Products VMnc Decoder Frame Decompression Memory Corruption VMware Products VMnc Decoder Frame Decompression Memory Corruption
http://secunia.com/advisories/42482
SECUNIA 42482
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45169
BID 45169 VMware Movie Decoder VMnc Codec (CVE-2010-4294) Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2010-12-03
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/514995/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20101203 VMSA-2010-0018 VMware hosted products and ESX patches resolve multiple security issues
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3116
VUPEN ADV-2010-3116
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0018.html CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4294

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


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