CVE-2013-5970

high
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Description

hostd-vmdb in VMware ESXi 4.0 through 5.0 and ESX 4.0 through 4.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hostd-vmdb service outage) by modifying management traffic.

References

http://osvdb.org/98719

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/63216

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1029206

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2013-0012.html

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/88135

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-10-21

Updated: 2017-08-29

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.1

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89668VMware ESX / ESXi Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2013-0012) (remote check)NessusMisc.
critical
70879ESXi 5.0 < Build 1311175 Multiple Vulnerabilities (remote check)NessusMisc.
medium
70527VMSA-2013-0012 : VMware vSphere updates address multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusVMware ESX Local Security Checks
high