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


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


Unknown or Incomplete


Tools & Filters



Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

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

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