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VMware Player: Virtual Machine Communication Interface (VMCI) memory corruption resulting in denial of service (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2008-1340)

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VMware Player: Virtual Machine Communication Interface (VMCI) memory corruption resulting in denial of service (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2008-1340)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
03/19/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/30/2013
Modified
02/13/2014

Description

Virtual Machine Communication Interface (VMCI) in VMware Workstation 6.0.x before 6.0.3, VMware Player 2.0.x before 2.0.3, and VMware ACE 2.0.x before 2.0.1 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) via crafted VMCI calls that trigger "memory exhaustion and memory corruption."

Solution(s)

  • vmware-player-upgrade-2_0_3

References

  • vmware-player-upgrade-2_0_3

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