Zoom VDI Meeting Client < 5.16.0 Vulnerability (ZSB-23046)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 185524


The remote host has an application installed that is affected by a vulnerability.


The version of Zoom VDI Meeting Client installed on the remote host is prior to 5.16.0. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ZSB-23046 advisory.

- Untrusted search path in Zoom Rooms Client for Windows and Zoom VDI Client may allow a privileged user to conduct a denial of service via local access. Users can help keep themselves secure by applying current updates or downloading the latest Zoom software with all current security updates from https://zoom.us/download. (CVE-2023-39202)

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


Upgrade to Zoom VDI Meeting Client 5.16.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 185524

File Name: zoom_client_ZSB-23046.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/14/2023

Updated: 12/21/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-39202


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:zoom:zoom, cpe:/a:zoom:meetings

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/14/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/14/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-39202