VMware Horizon View Agent 6.x < 6.2.7 / 7.x < 7.5.1 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability (VMSA-2018-0019)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111601


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 6.x prior to 6.2.7 or 7.x prior to 7.5.1. It is, therefore, affected by an information disclosure vulnerability related to the Message Framework library.


Upgrade to VMware Horizon View Agent 6.2.7, 7.5.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111601

File Name: vmware_horizon_view_agent_VMSA-2018-0019.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/08/09

Updated: 2018/12/13

Dependencies: 63681

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-6970

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:horizon_view_agent

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6970

BID: 105031

VMSA: 2018-0019

IAVA: 2018-A-0247