CVE-2018-6973

HIGH

Description

VMware Workstation (14.x before 14.1.3) and Fusion (10.x before 10.1.3) contain an out-of-bounds write vulnerability in the e1000 device. This issue may allow a guest to execute code on the host.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105094

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041491

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2018-0022.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-08-15

Updated: 2018-10-15

Type: CWE-787

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 6

Exploitability Score: 2

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
111979VMware Workstation 14.x < 14.1.3 Out-of-Bounds Write (VMSA-2018-0022)NessusWindows
high
111978VMware Player 14.x < 14.1.3 Out-of-Bounds Write (VMSA-2018-022)NessusWindows
high
111977VMware Fusion 10.x < 10.1.3 Out-of-Bounds Write Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2018-0022) (macOS)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
111976VMware Workstation 14.x < 14.1.3 Out-of-Bounds Write (VMSA-2018-0022) (Linux)NessusGeneral
high
111975VMware Player 14.x < 14.1.3 Out-of-Bounds Write (VMSA-2018-022) (Linux)NessusGeneral
high