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

2010-04-19T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:23661
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-04-19T00:00:00

Description

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)

Description


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


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

References


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

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