CVE-2013-5970

HIGH

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 v2.0

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