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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2003-0631
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:19:55
Published 27 Aug 2003 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2003-0631

Summary

VMware GSX Server 2.5.1 build 4968 and earlier, and Workstation 4.0 and earlier, allows local users to gain root privileges via certain enivronment variables that are used when launching a virtual machine session.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Vmware Gsx Server 2.5.1

  • Vmware Workstation 4.0


References

CONFIRM - http://www.vmware.com/support/kb/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=1039

BUGTRAQ - 20030723 VMware GSX Server 2.5.1 / Workstation 4.0 (for Linux systems)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:59