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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-3569

Format string vulnerability in VMware OVF Tool 2.1 on Windows, as used in VMware Workstation 8.x before 8.0.5, VMware Player 4.x before 4.0.5, and other products, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted OVF file.
Publish Date : 2012-11-14 Last Update Date : 2013-08-17
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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 Code
CWE ID 134

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-3569

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Ovf Tool 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Player 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Player 4.0.0.18997 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Player 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Player 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Player 4.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Player 4.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.0.18997 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.1.27038 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Vmware Workstation 8.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Ovf Tool 1
Vmware Player 6
Vmware Workstation 7

- References For CVE-2012-3569

http://osvdb.org/87117
OSVDB 87117
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/120101/VMWare-OVF-Tools-Format-String.html
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/msvr/msvr13-002
http://secunia.com/advisories/51240
SECUNIA 51240
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/79922
XF vmware-ovf-format-string(79922)
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0015.html CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-3569

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


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