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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-3288

VMware Workstation 7.x before 7.1.6 and 8.x before 8.0.4, VMware Player 3.x before 3.1.6 and 4.x before 4.0.4, VMware Fusion 4.x before 4.1.3, VMware ESXi 3.5 through 5.0, and VMware ESX 3.5 through 4.1 allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on the host OS or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) on the host OS via a crafted Checkpoint file.
Publish Date : 2012-06-14 Last Update Date : 2013-11-02
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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 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
VMware hosted products and ESXi and ESX patches address security issues oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20635 unix
VMware Workstation, Player patches address security issues oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17178 windows
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-2012-3288

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Vmware ESX 3.5 Update1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Vmware ESX 3.5 Update2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Vmware ESX 3.5 Update3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Vmware ESX 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Vmware ESX 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Vmware ESX 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Vmware Esxi 3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Vmware Esxi 3.5 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Vmware Esxi 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Vmware Esxi 4.1 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Vmware Esxi 4.1 2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Vmware Esxi 5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Vmware Fusion 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Vmware Fusion 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Vmware Fusion 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Vmware Fusion 4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Vmware Fusion 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Vmware Fusion 4.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Vmware Player 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Vmware Player 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Vmware Player 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Vmware Player 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Vmware Player 3.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Vmware Player 3.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Vmware Player 3.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Vmware Player 3.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Vmware Player 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Vmware Player 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Vmware Player 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Vmware Player 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Vmware Workstation 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Vmware Workstation 7.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.4.16648 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Vmware Workstation 7.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware ESX 6
Vmware Esxi 11
Vmware Fusion 6
Vmware Player 12
Vmware Workstation 13

- References For CVE-2012-3288

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0011.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-3288

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


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