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VMware Workstation: VMware Workstation memory corruption vulnerabilities via Cortado Thinprint (VMSA-2016-0014) (CVE-2016-7084)

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VMware Workstation: VMware Workstation memory corruption vulnerabilities via Cortado Thinprint (VMSA-2016-0014) (CVE-2016-7084)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/24/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/24/2016
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

tpview.dll in VMware Workstation Pro 12.x before 12.5.0 and VMware Workstation Player 12.x before 12.5.0 on Windows, when Cortado ThinPrint virtual printing is enabled, allows guest OS users to execute arbitrary code on the host OS or cause a denial of service (host OS memory corruption) via a JPEG 2000 image.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-12_5_0

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