Rapid7 VulnDB

VMware Player: Updated OpenSSL library to address various security vulnerabilities (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2006-4343)

Back to Search

VMware Player: Updated OpenSSL library to address various security vulnerabilities (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2006-4343)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/28/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/30/2013
Modified
05/27/2016

Description

The get_server_hello function in the SSLv2 client code in OpenSSL 0.9.7 before 0.9.7l, 0.9.8 before 0.9.8d, and earlier versions allows remote servers to cause a denial of service (client crash) via unknown vectors that trigger a null pointer dereference.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-player-upgrade-1_0_6
  • vmware-player-upgrade-2_0_3

References

  • vmware-player-upgrade-1_0_6
  • vmware-player-upgrade-2_0_3

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;