CVE-2019-5540

MEDIUM

Description

VMware Workstation (15.x before 15.5.1) and Fusion (11.x before 11.5.1) contain an information disclosure vulnerability in vmnetdhcp. Successful exploitation of this issue may allow an attacker on a guest VM to disclose sensitive information by leaking memory from the host process.

References

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2019-0021.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-11-20

Updated: 2019-11-26

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 3.1

Severity: HIGH