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[Full-disclosure] VMSA-2008-0012 Updated VirtualCenter addresses User Account Disclosure Vulnerability

From: VMware Security Team <security_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Aug 12 2008 - 18:11:06 GMT
To: full-disclosure@lists.grok.org.uk, bugtraq@securityfocus.com


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  • ------------------------------------------------------------------------ VMware Security Advisory
Advisory ID: VMSA-2008-0012 Synopsis: Updated VirtualCenter addresses User Account Disclosure Vulnerability Issue date: 2008-08-12 Updated on: 2008-08-12 (initial release of advisory) CVE numbers: CVE-2008-3514
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  1. Summary

   Updated VirtualCenter addresses User Account Disclosure Vulnerability

2. Relevant releases

   VirtualCenter 2.5 previous to Update 2    VirutalCenter 2.0.2 previous to Update 5

3. VirtualCenter User Account Disclosure Vulnerability

   An information disclosure vulnerability is present in VirtualCenter.    Exploitation of this flaw might result in disclosure of the user    names of system accounts.

   VMware would like to thank Brett Moore of Insomnia Security for    reporting this issue to us.

   The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)    has assigned the name CVE-2008-3514 to this issue. VMware Product Running Replace with/ Product Version on Apply Patch ============= ======== ======= ================= VirtualCenter 2.5 Windows VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 2 VirtualCenter 2.0.2 Windows VirtualCenter 2.0.2 Update 5 hosted * any any not applicable ESX(i) any ESX(i) not applicable ESX any ESX not applicable

  • hosted products are VMware Workstation, Player, ACE, Server, Fusion 4. Solution

   Please review the patch/release notes for your product and version    and verify the md5sum of your downloaded file.

   VirtualCenter


   

   VMware VirtualCenter 2.5 Update 2 build 104263    http://www.vmware.com/download/download.do?downloadGroup=VC250U2    DVD iso image
   md5sum: 83de404fa073bc1fde9acd080f21e688    Zip file
   md5sum: 3297f1e47c6b018ac8190f11bd022d5b    Release Notes
   http://www.vmware.com/support/vi3/doc/vi3_esx35u2_vc25u2_rel_notes.html

   VMware VirtualCenter 2.0.2 Update 5 build 104182    http://www.vmware.com/downloads/download.do?downloadGroup=VC202U5    DVD iso image
   md5sum: 5fee5d2d97b482e0d0cb47da7d8e7c34    Zip file
   md5sum: cd468aab309745c12ee5516652aafbcb    Release Notes
   http://www.vmware.com/support/vi3/doc/releasenotes_vc202u5.html     

5. References

   CVE numbers
   http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-3514

  • ------------------------------------------------------------------------ 6. Change log

2008-08-12 VMSA-2008-0012
Initial release following release of VirtualCenter 2.0.2 Update 5

  • ------------------------------------------------------------------------ 7. Contact

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This Security Advisory is posted to the following lists:

  • security-announce at lists.vmware.com
  • bugtraq at securityfocus.com
  • full-disclosure at lists.grok.org.uk

E-mail: security at vmware.com
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Copyright 2008 VMware Inc. All rights reserved.

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