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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4295

Race condition in the mounting process in vmware-mount in VMware Workstation 7.x before 7.1.2 build 301548 on Linux, VMware Player 3.1.x before 3.1.2 build 301548 on Linux, VMware Server 2.0.2 on Linux, and VMware Fusion 3.1.x before 3.1.2 build 332101 allows host OS users to gain privileges via vectors involving temporary files.
Publish Date : 2010-12-06 Last Update Date : 2010-12-13
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
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) Gain privileges
CWE ID 362

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-4295

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Fusion 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Fusion 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Fusion 3.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Player 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Player 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Player 3.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Server 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Workstation 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware Workstation 7.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Fusion 3
Vmware Player 3
Vmware Server 1
Vmware Workstation 5

- References For CVE-2010-4295

http://osvdb.org/69585
OSVDB 69585
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://secunia.com/advisories/42453
SECUNIA 42453
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://secunia.com/advisories/42482
SECUNIA 42482
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45167
BID 45167 Multiple VMware products 'vmware-mount' Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2010-12-03
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024819
SECTRACK 1024819
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024820
SECTRACK 1024820
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0018.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3116
VUPEN ADV-2010-3116

- 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)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4295

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


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