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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0199

Heap-based buffer overflow in the VMnc media codec in vmnc.dll in VMware Movie Decoder before 6.5.3 build 185404, VMware Workstation 6.5.x before 6.5.3 build 185404, VMware Player 2.5.x before 2.5.3 build 185404, and VMware ACE 2.5.x before 2.5.3 build 185404 on Windows might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a video file with crafted dimensions (aka framebuffer parameters).
Publish Date : 2009-09-08 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-2009-0199

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware ACE 2.5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware ACE 2.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware ACE 2.5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Movie Decoder 6.5.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Player 2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Player 2.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Player 2.5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Player 2.5.2 Build 156735 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Vmware Workstation 6.5.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware ACE 3
Vmware Movie Decoder 1
Vmware Player 4
Vmware Workstation 4

- References For CVE-2009-0199
MLIST [security-announce] 20090904 VMSA-2009-0012 VMware Movie Decoder, VMware Workstation, VMware Player, and VMware ACE resolve security issues.
BID 36290 VMware Movie Decoder VMnc Codec Multiple Heap Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-09-16 CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2009-2553
BUGTRAQ 20090905 VMSA-2009-0012 VMware Movie Decoder, VMware Workstation, VMware Player, and VMware ACE resolve security issues.

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0199

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