73211 : Tom Sawyer GET Extension Factory tsgetxu71ex552.dll / tsgetx71ex552.dll IE Initialization Handling Memory Corruption
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2011-05-04

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2011-2217" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : Certain ActiveX controls in (1) tsgetxu71ex552.dll and (2) tsgetx71ex552.dll in Tom Sawyer GET Extension Factory 5.5.2.237, as used in VI Client (aka VMware Infrastructure Client) 2.0.2 before Build 230598 and 2.5 before Build 204931 in VMware Infrastructure 3, do not properly handle attempted initialization within Internet Explorer, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted HTML document.

Classification

Location: Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Public, Exploit Private

Solution

OSVDB is not aware of a solution for the Tom Sawyer GET Extension Factory. However, VMware has released a patch to address this vulnerability in VMware products.

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Tools & Filters

54990

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2011-06-07 | Disagree?

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