CVE Reference: CVE-2009-4811

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CVE-2009-4811

Description:
VMware Authentication Daemon 1.0 in vmware-authd.exe in the VMware Authorization Service in VMware Workstation 7.0 before 7.0.1 build 227600 and 6.5.x before 6.5.4 build 246459, VMware Player 3.0 before 3.0.1 build 227600 and 2.5.x before 2.5.4 build 246459, VMware ACE 2.6 before 2.6.1 build 227600 and 2.5.x before 2.5.4 build 246459, and VMware Server 2.x allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (process crash) via a \x25\x90 sequence in the USER and PASS commands, a related issue to CVE-2009-3707. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

MLIST
  http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000090.html

MISC
  http://pocoftheday.blogspot.com/2009/10/vmware-server-20x-remote-dos-exploit.html
  http://freetexthost.com/qr1tffkzpu
  http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0007.html

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml

FULLDISC
  http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2010-04/0121.html

BUGTRAQ
  http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2010-04/0077.html

BID
  36630


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