CVE-2007-1337

Properties

Published:
01.05.2007
Updated:
22.10.2018
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Product:
vmware: workstation

Vulnerability description

The virtual machine process (VMX) in VMware Workstation before 5.5.4 does not properly read state information when moving from the ACPI sleep state to the run state, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (virtual machine reboot) via unknown vectors.

References:

BUGTRAQ: http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/467936/30/6690/threaded
BUGTRAQ: http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/469011/30/6510/threaded
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23732
SECTRACK: http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018011
CONFIRM: http://www.vmware.com/support/ws55/doc/releasenotes_ws55.html#554
VUPEN: http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1592
XF: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33990