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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-7083

VMware Workstation Pro 12.x before 12.5.0 and VMware Workstation Player 12.x before 12.5.0 on Windows, when Cortado ThinPrint virtual printing is enabled, allow guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS or cause a denial of service (host OS memory corruption) via TrueType fonts embedded in EMFSPOOL.
Publish Date : 2016-12-29 Last Update Date : 2017-09-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-7083

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Workstation Player 12.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Workstation Player 12.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Workstation Player 12.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Workstation Player 12.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Workstation Pro 12.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Workstation Pro 12.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Workstation Pro 12.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Workstation Pro 12.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Workstation Player 4
Vmware Workstation Pro 4

- References For CVE-2016-7083
BID 92934 Multiple VMware Workstation Products Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities Release Date:2016-09-13

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-7083

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