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VMware Player: Windows 2000 based hosted products privilege escalation vulnerability (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2007-5618)

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VMware Player: Windows 2000 based hosted products privilege escalation vulnerability (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2007-5618)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/21/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/30/2013
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Unquoted Windows search path vulnerability in the Authorization and other services in VMware Player 1.0.x before 1.0.5 and 2.0 before 2.0.1, VMware Server before 1.0.4, and Workstation 5.x before 5.5.5 and 6.x before 6.0.1 might allow local users to gain privileges via malicious programs.

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

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