Executive Summary

Informations
Name CVE-2012-1518 First vendor Publication 2012-04-17
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2017-12-29

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
 
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 8.3 Attack Range Adjacent network
Cvss Impact Score 10 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 6.5 Authentication None Required
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Detail

VMware Workstation 8.x before 8.0.2, VMware Player 4.x before 4.0.2, VMware Fusion 4.x before 4.1.2, VMware ESXi 3.5 through 5.0, and VMware ESX 3.5 through 4.1 use an incorrect ACL for the VMware Tools folder, which allows guest OS users to gain guest OS privileges via unspecified vectors.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-1518

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16745
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16745
Title: VMware hosted products address privilege escalation
Description: VMware Workstation 8.x before 8.0.2, VMware Player 4.x before 4.0.2, VMware Fusion 4.x before 4.1.2, VMware ESXi 3.5 through 5.0, and VMware ESX 3.5 through 4.1 use an incorrect ACL for the VMware Tools folder, which allows guest OS users to gain guest OS privileges via unspecified vectors.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2012-1518
Version: 5
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP
Product(s): VMware Workstation
VMware Player
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20681
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20681
Title: VMware hosted products and ESXi/ESX patches address privilege escalation
Description: VMware Workstation 8.x before 8.0.2, VMware Player 4.x before 4.0.2, VMware Fusion 4.x before 4.1.2, VMware ESXi 3.5 through 5.0, and VMware ESX 3.5 through 4.1 use an incorrect ACL for the VMware Tools folder, which allows guest OS users to gain guest OS privileges via unspecified vectors.
Family: unix Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2012-1518
Version: 5
Platform(s): VMWare ESX Server 4.1
VMWare ESX Server 4.0
VMWare ESX Server 3.5
Product(s):
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 5
Application 3
Application 2
Os 6
Os 11

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2012-04-13 Name : VMSA-2012-0007 VMware hosted products and ESX patches address privilege escal...
File : nvt/gb_VMSA-2012-0007.nasl

Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

Date Description
2012-05-03 IAVM : 2012-A-0071 - Multiple Vulnerabilities in VMware ESXi 3.5 and ESX 3.5
Severity : Category I - VMSKEY : V0032165
2012-05-03 IAVM : 2012-A-0072 - Multiple Vulnerabilities in VMware ESXi 4.0 and ESX 4.0
Severity : Category I - VMSKEY : V0032167
2012-05-03 IAVM : 2012-A-0073 - Multiple Vulnerabilities in VMware ESXi 4.1 and ESX 4.1
Severity : Category I - VMSKEY : V0032171
2012-05-03 IAVM : 2012-A-0075 - Multiple Vulnerabilities in VMware Fusion
Severity : Category I - VMSKEY : V0032174

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2016-03-03 Name : The remote VMware ESXi / ESX host is missing a security-related patch.
File : vmware_VMSA-2012-0007_remote.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-11-13 Name : The remote VMware ESXi 5.0 host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
File : vmware_esxi_5_0_build_608089_remote.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-04-19 Name : The remote host has a virtualization application affected by a local privileg...
File : macosx_fusion_4_1_2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-04-19 Name : The remote host has a virtualization application affected by a local privileg...
File : vmware_player_priv_esc_vmsa_2012_0007.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-04-19 Name : The remote host has a virtualization application affected by a local privileg...
File : vmware_workstation_priv_esc_vmsa_2012_0007.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-04-13 Name : The remote VMware ESXi / ESX host is missing a security-related patch.
File : vmware_VMSA-2012-0007.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53006
CONFIRM http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0007.html
OSVDB http://osvdb.org/81163
OVAL https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.ova...
SECTRACK http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026922
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026923
SECUNIA http://secunia.com/advisories/48782

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