VMware Horizon View Client 4.x < 4.8.1 Information Disclosure Vulnerability (VMSA-2018-0019)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111602


A virtualization application installed on the remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerabilities.


The version of VMware Horizon View Client installed on the remote host is 4.x prior to 4.8.1. It is, therefore, affected by an unspecified information disclosure vulnerability related to the Message Framework library.

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to VMware Horizon View Client 4.8.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111602

File Name: vmware_horizon_view_client_vmsa_2018_0019.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/08/09

Updated: 2018/12/13

Dependencies: 76964

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_client

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