[DSecRG-09-053] VMware Remoute Console - format string

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-04-19T00:00:00


Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] Advisory DSECRG-09-053

Application: VMware Remoute Console Version: e.x.p build-158248 Vendor URL: http://vmware.com Bugs: Format String Vulnerabilitys Exploits: YES (PoC) Reported: 07.08.2009 Vendor response: 13.08.2009 Date of Public Advisory: 09.04.2010 CVE: CVE-2009-3732 VSA: VMSA-2010-0007 Authors: Alexey Sintsov of Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] (research [at] dsecrg [dot] com)


VMware Remote Console Plug-in can be installed from WEB interface of VMware vSphere. This software contains of ActiveX objects and executable files for remote console of guest OS. VMrc vulnerable to format string attacks. Exploitation of this issue may lead to arbitrary code execution on the system where VMrc is installed.


Details on official advisory http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=153


http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=153 http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000090.html


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