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VMware Workstation: Insecure named pipes (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2008-1362)

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VMware Workstation: Insecure named pipes (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2008-1362)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/19/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/18/2014
Modified
02/18/2014

Description

VMware Workstation 6.0.x before 6.0.3 and 5.5.x before 5.5.6, VMware Player 2.0.x before 2.0.3 and 1.0.x before 1.0.6, VMware ACE 2.0.x before 2.0.1 and 1.0.x before 1.0.5, and VMware Server 1.0.x before 1.0.5 on Windows allow local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service by impersonating the authd process through an unspecified use of an "insecurely created named pipe," a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1361.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-5_5_6
  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-6_0_3

References

  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-5_5_6
  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-6_0_3

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