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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-6969

VMware Tools (10.x and prior before 10.3.0) contains an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in HGFS. Successful exploitation of this issue may lead to information disclosure or may allow attackers to escalate their privileges on the guest VMs. In order to be able to exploit this issue, file sharing must be enabled.
Publish Date : 2018-07-13 Last Update Date : 2018-09-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.4
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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)
CWE ID 125

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-6969

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Vmware Tools - Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Vmware Tools 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Vmware Tools 3.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Vmware Tools 3.1.2.10559 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Vmware Tools 3.1.2.12031 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Vmware Tools 3.1.2.12548 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Vmware Tools 3.1.2.14166 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Vmware Tools 3.1.2.14664 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Vmware Tools 3.1.2.15040 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Vmware Tools 3.1.2.20911 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Vmware Tools 8.0.1.12458 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Vmware Tools 8.0.2.14744 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Vmware Tools 8.0.2.16474 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Vmware Tools 8.0.2.17586 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Vmware Tools 8.0.3.17828 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Vmware Tools 8.0.3.19531 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Vmware Tools 8.0.3.21653 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Vmware Tools 8.0.4.24748 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Vmware Tools 8.3.2.1593 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Vmware Tools 8.3.7.3827 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Vmware Tools 8.3.7.4937 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Vmware Tools 8.3.12.8191 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Vmware Tools 8.4.6.16648 ~~winpre2k~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Vmware Tools 8.4.6.16648 ~~freebsd~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Vmware Tools 8.4.6.16648 ~~linux~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Vmware Tools 8.4.6.16648 ~~netware~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Vmware Tools 8.4.6.16648 ~~solaris~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Vmware Tools 8.4.6.16648 ~~windows~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Vmware Tools 8.6.0.6261 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.0.471780 ~~solaris~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.0.471780 ~~windows~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.0.471780 ~~winpre2k~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.0.471780 ~~freebsd~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.0.471780 ~~linux~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.0.471780 ~~netware~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.0.7539 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.1.528992 ~~linux~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.1.528992 ~~netware~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.1.528992 ~~solaris~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.1.528992 ~~windows~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.1.528992 ~~winpre2k~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.1.528992 ~~freebsd~~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Vmware Tools 8.8.1.9139 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Vmware Tools 9.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Vmware Tools 9.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Vmware Tools 9.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Vmware Tools 9.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Vmware Tools 9.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Vmware Tools 9.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Vmware Tools 9.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Vmware Tools 9.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Vmware Tools 9.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Vmware Tools 9.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Vmware Tools 10.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Vmware Tools 10.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Vmware Tools 10.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Vmware Tools 10.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Vmware Tools 10.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Vmware Tools 10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Vmware Tools 10.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 Application Vmware Tools 10.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 Application Vmware Tools 10.1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
72 Application Vmware Tools 10.1.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
73 Application Vmware Tools 10.1.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
74 Application Vmware Tools 10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
75 Application Vmware Tools 10.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
76 Application Vmware Tools 10.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Vmware Tools 76

- References For CVE-2018-6969

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2018-0017.html CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041291
SECTRACK 1041291
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104737
BID 104737 VMware Tools HGFS CVE-2018-6969 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2018-07-12

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-6969

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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