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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-1405

VMware vCenter Server 4.0 before Update 4b and 4.1 before Update 3a, VMware VirtualCenter 2.5, VMware vSphere Client 4.0 before Update 4b and 4.1 before Update 3a, VMware VI-Client 2.5, VMware ESXi 3.5 through 4.1, and VMware ESX 3.5 through 4.1 do not properly implement the management authentication protocol, which allow remote servers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2013-02-15 Last Update Date : 2013-02-15
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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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 287

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
VMware vSphere security updates for the authentication service and third party libraries oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20461 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-1405

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Vmware ESX 3.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Vmware ESX 3.5 Update3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Vmware ESX 3.5 Update1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Vmware ESX 3.5 Update2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Vmware ESX 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Vmware ESX 4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Vmware Esxi 3.5 1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Vmware Esxi 3.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Vmware Esxi 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Vmware Esxi 4.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Vmware Vcenter Server 4.0 Update 4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Vmware Vcenter Server 4.1 Update 3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Vmware Vi-client 2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Vmware Virtualcenter 2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Vmware Vsphere Client 4.0 Update 4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Vmware Vsphere Client 4.1 Update 3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware ESX 6
Vmware Esxi 8
Vmware Vcenter Server 2
Vmware Vi-client 1
Vmware Virtualcenter 1
Vmware Vsphere Client 2

- References For CVE-2013-1405 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-1405

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