|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|Public exploit||Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.|
VMware Cloud Director
Client/Desktop applications / Other client software
This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: YesDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation. A remote authenticated attacker can send a specially crafted request and execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.
This vulnerability can be exploited through the HTML5- and Flex-based UIs, the API Explorer interface and API access.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
VMware Cloud Director:
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote authenticated user via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, proof of concept for this vulnerability is available.