52705 : VMware ESX / ESXi Malformed VMDK Delta Disk Handling DoS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2009-01-30

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2008-4914" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : Unspecified vulnerability in VMware ESXi 3.5 before ESXe350-200901401-I-SG and ESX 3.5 before ESX350-200901401-SG allows local administrators to cause a denial of service (host crash) via a snapshot with a malformed VMDK delta disk.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Upgrade
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Tools & Filters

40387

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.7
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2009-02-03 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_2

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