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VMware Fusion: Vulnerability (VMSA-2018-0005) (CVE-2017-4949)

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VMware Fusion: Vulnerability (VMSA-2018-0005) (CVE-2017-4949)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/12/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/12/2018
Modified
02/14/2018

Description

VMware Workstation and Fusion contain a use-after-free vulnerability in VMware NAT service when IPv6 mode is enabled. This issue may allow a guest to execute code on the host. Note: IPv6 mode for VMNAT is not enabled by default.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-fusion-upgrade-10_1_1
  • vmware-fusion-upgrade-8_5_10

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