|CVSS SCORE||1.9, (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)|
The specific flaw exists within messages passed to the wswc_sharedMem_shared shared memory. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of user-supplied data, which can result in a read past the end of an allocated buffer. An attacker can leverage this in conjunction with other vulnerabilities to execute code in the context of SYSTEM.
VMware has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||Steven Seeley (mr_me) of Source Incite