VMware Horizon View Client < 3.0.0 Multiple SSL Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2014-0006)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 76966
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Synopsis

The remote host has a virtual desktop solution that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of VMware Horizon View Client installed on the remote host is a version prior to 3.0.0. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the bundled OpenSSL library :

- An error exists in the function 'ssl3_read_bytes' that could allow data to be injected into other sessions or allow denial of service attacks. Note this issue is only exploitable if 'SSL_MODE_RELEASE_BUFFERS' is enabled. (CVE-2010-5298)

- A buffer overflow error exists related to invalid DTLS fragment handling that could lead to execution of arbitrary code. Note this issue only affects OpenSSL when used as a DTLS client or server. (CVE-2014-0195)

- An error exists in the function 'do_ssl3_write' that could allow a NULL pointer to be dereferenced leading to denial of service attacks. Note this issue is exploitable only if 'SSL_MODE_RELEASE_BUFFERS' is enabled. (CVE-2014-0198)

- An error exists related to DTLS handshake handling that could lead to denial of service attacks. Note this issue only affects OpenSSL when used as a DTLS client.
(CVE-2014-0221)

- An unspecified error exists that could allow an attacker to cause usage of weak keying material leading to simplified man-in-the-middle attacks.
(CVE-2014-0224)

- An unspecified error exists related to anonymous ECDH cipher suites that could allow denial of service attacks. Note this issue only affects OpenSSL TLS clients. (CVE-2014-3470)

Solution

Upgrade to VMware Horizon View Client 3.0.0 or later.

See Also

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0006

https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20140605.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76966

File Name: vmware_horizon_view_client_vmsa_2014_0006.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 8/1/2014

Updated: 11/25/2019

Dependencies: vmware_horizon_view_client_installed.nbin

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-0195

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.6

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:horizon_view_client

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, installed_sw/VMware Horizon View Client

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/22/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/10/2014

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-5298, CVE-2014-0195, CVE-2014-0198, CVE-2014-0221, CVE-2014-0224, CVE-2014-3470

BID: 66801, 67193, 67898, 67899, 67900, 67901

CERT: 978508

VMSA: 2014-0006