CVE-2021-22018

medium
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Description

The vCenter Server contains an arbitrary file deletion vulnerability in a VMware vSphere Life-cycle Manager plug-in. A malicious actor with network access to port 9087 on vCenter Server may exploit this issue to delete non critical files.

References

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2021-0020.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-09-23

Updated: 2021-09-30

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.4

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.5

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

Impact Score: 2.5

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
153546VMware vCenter Server < 7.0 U2d Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2021-0020)NessusMisc.
medium