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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2099

Unspecified vulnerability in VMCI in VMware Workstation 6 before 6.0.4 build 93057, VMware Player 2 before 2.0.4 build 93057, and VMware ACE 2 before 2.0.2 build 93057 on Windows allows guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2008-06-02 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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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 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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2099

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Ace 2 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Ace 2 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Vmware Player 2 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Vmware Player 2 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Vmware Player 2 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Vmware Player 2 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 6.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 6.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware Vmware Workstation 6.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware Workstation 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Ace 2 2
Vmware Vmware Player 2 4
Vmware Vmware Workstation 3
Vmware Workstation 1

- References For CVE-2008-2099
BUGTRAQ 20080530 VMSA-2008-0008 Updates to VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware ACE, VMware Fusion resolve critical security issues
XF vmware-vmci-code-execution(42757)
VUPEN ADV-2008-1707
BID 29443 VMware VMCI Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-09-05

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2099

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