The CPU hardware emulation in VMware Workstation 6.0.5 and earlier and 5.5.8 and earlier; Player 2.0.x through 2.0.5 and 1.0.x through 1.0.8; ACE 2.0.x through 2.0.5 and earlier, and 1.0.x through 1.0.7; Server 1.0.x through 1.0.7; ESX 2.5.4 through 3.5; and ESXi 3.5, when running 32-bit and 64-bit guest operating systems, does not properly handle the Trap flag, which allows authenticated guest OS users to gain privileges on the guest OS.
Published 2008-11-10 14:12:56
Updated 2018-11-02 13:43:32
Source MITRE
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-4915

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 0.06%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 25 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

CVSS scores for CVE-2008-4915

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Source
6.9
MEDIUM AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
3.4
10.0
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CWE ids for CVE-2008-4915

  • Assigned by: nvd@nist.gov (Primary)

References for CVE-2008-4915

Products affected by CVE-2008-4915

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