80116 : VMware View XPDM Display Driver Unspecified Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-03-15

Description

VMware View is prone to an overflow condition. The program fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input related to the XPDM display driver resulting in a buffer overflow. A remote attacker can potentially execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Upgrade to version 4.6.1 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

VMware, Inc.
VMware View
4.0
4.6

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.2
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-03-19 | Disagree?

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