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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-2145

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/06/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

mount.vmhgfs in the VMware Host Guest File System (HGFS) in VMware Workstation 7.1.x before 7.1.4, VMware Player 3.1.x before 3.1.4, VMware Fusion 3.1.x before 3.1.3, VMware ESXi 3.5 through 4.1, and VMware ESX 3.0.3 through 4.1, when a Solaris or FreeBSD guest OS is used, allows guest OS users to modify arbitrary guest OS files via unspecified vectors, related to a "procedural error."

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libvmtools-devel
  • suse-upgrade-libvmtools0
  • suse-upgrade-open-vm-tools
  • suse-upgrade-open-vm-tools-gui
  • suse-upgrade-vmware-guest-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-vmware-guest-kmp-desktop
  • suse-upgrade-vmware-guest-kmp-pae

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