CVE-2009-0518 Details

CVE-2009-0518

Published: 2009-04-06
Last Modified: 2017-09-29
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

VI Client in VMware VirtualCenter before 2.5 Update 4, VMware ESXi 3.5 before Update 4, and VMware ESX 3.5 before Update 4 retains the VirtualCenter Server password in process memory, which might allow local users to obtain this password.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity Low
Base Score 2.1/10
Exploit Score 3.9/10
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Impact Score 2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_esx:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_esxi:3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_virtualcenter:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_virtualcenter:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_virtualcenter:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_virtualcenter:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_virtualcenter:1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
cpe:2.3:a:vmware:vmware_virtualcenter:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000054.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Apr/0036.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/34585
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34373
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0005.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0944
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6376

CVE ID
CVE-2009-0518
Published
2009-04-06
Modified
2017-09-29
CVSSv2.0
Low
PCI Compliance
Pass
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-200

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