CVE-2012-1517

2012-05-04T12:55:01
ID CVE-2012-1517
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-12-12T21:29:05

Description

The VMX process in VMware ESXi 4.1 and ESX 4.1 does not properly handle RPC commands, which allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (memory overwrite and process crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code on the host OS via vectors involving function pointers.