CVE-2019-5524

high

Description

VMware Workstation (14.x before 14.1.6) and Fusion (10.x before 10.1.6) contain an out-of-bounds write vulnerability in the e1000 virtual network adapter. This issue may allow a guest to execute code on the host.

References

http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/152290/VMware-Security-Advisory-2019-0005.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/107635

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2019-0005.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-04-02

Updated: 2019-04-04

Type: CWE-787

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH