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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-4496

Unspecified vulnerability in EMC VMware Workstation before 5.5.5 Build 56455 and 6.x before 6.0.1 Build 55017, Player before 1.0.5 Build 56455 and Player 2 before 2.0.1 Build 55017, ACE before 1.0.3 Build 54075 and ACE 2 before 2.0.1 Build 55017, and Server before 1.0.4 Build 56528 allows authenticated users with administrative privileges on a guest operating system to corrupt memory and possibly execute arbitrary code on the host operating system via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2007-09-21 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-4496

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware ACE 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware ACE 1.0.3 Build 54075 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware ACE 2.0.1 Build 55017 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Esx Server 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Esx Server 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Esx Server 2.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Esx Server 2.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware Esx Server 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware Player 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Vmware Player 1.0.5 Build 56455 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Vmware Player 2.0.1 Build 55017 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Vmware Server 1.0.4 Build 56528 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.3 Build 34685 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Vmware Workstation 5.5.5 Build 56455 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Vmware Workstation 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Vmware Workstation 6.0.1 Build 55017 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware ACE 3
Vmware Esx Server 6
Vmware Player 3
Vmware Server 1
Vmware Workstation 7

- References For CVE-2007-4496
GENTOO GLSA-200711-23
SECTRACK 1018718
VUPEN ADV-2007-3229
BID 25728 VMware Workstation Unspecified Host Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-19 CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
FULLDISC 20070920 VMSA-2007-0006 Critical security updates for all supported versions of VMware ESX Server, VMware Server, VMware Workstation, VMware ACE, and VMware Player

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-4496

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