|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|CVE ID|| CVE-2021-21978
|CWE ID|| CWE-285
|Public exploit||Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.|
VMware View Planner
Web applications / Remote management & hosting panels
This security advisory describes one high risk vulnerability.
CVSSv3.1: 9.1 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:F/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]
CWE-285 - Improper Authorization
Exploit availability: YesDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise the affected system.
The vulnerability exists due to missing authorization within the View Planner Harness feature in logupload web application. A remote non-authenticated attacker can upload and execute arbitrary file on the system.
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code within the logupload container.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
VMware View Planner: 4.6CPE
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, a fully functional exploit for this vulnerability is available.