VMware vCenter Server Appliance 6.0 / 6.5 / 6.7 Information Disclosure vulnerability (VMSA-2018-0021)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112207

Synopsis

The remote host has a virtualization appliance installed that is affected an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description

The version of VMware vCenter Server Appliance installed on the remote host is 6.0, 6.5 or 6.7 and is, therefore, potentially affected by an information disclosure vulnerability. (CVE-2018-3620)

Solution

Implement operating system mitigations described in VMware kb article.

See Also

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2018-0021.html

https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/55636

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112207

File Name: vmware_vcenter_vmsa-2018-0021.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2018/08/31

Modified: 2018/08/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-3620

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.7

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:vcenter_server_appliance

Required KB Items: Host/VMware vCenter Server Appliance/Version

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3620

BID: 105080

VMSA: 2018-0021