Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

VMware Workstation: Windows-based VMware Workstation and Player host privilege (VMSA-2010-0007) (CVE-2010-1140)

Back to Search

VMware Workstation: Windows-based VMware Workstation and Player host privilege (VMSA-2010-0007) (CVE-2010-1140)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/12/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/18/2014
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

The USB service in VMware Workstation 7.0 before 7.0.1 build 227600 and VMware Player 3.0 before 3.0.1 build 227600 on Windows might allow host OS users to gain privileges by placing a Trojan horse program at an unspecified location on the host OS disk.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-7_0_1

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

;