VMware Horizon View Agent 7.x < 7.5.1 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability (VMSA-2018-0018)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 111386


The remote host has a virtual desktop agent installed that is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The VMware Horizon View Agent installed on the remote host is 7.x prior to 7.5.1. It is, therefore, affected by a local information disclosure vulnerability.


Upgrade to VMware Horizon View Agent 7.5.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 111386

File Name: vmware_horizon_view_agent_VMSA-2018-0018.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/07/27

Updated: 2018/07/27

Dependencies: 63681

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-6971

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:horizon_view_agent

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/07/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6971

VMSA: 2018-0018

IAVB: 2018-B-0092