Vulnerability identifier: #VU46754
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: VMware, Inc
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary condition in the Cortado ThinPrint component in EMF parser. A remote authenticated attacker can use a specially crafted EMF file, trigger out-of-bounds read error and read contents of memory on the system or cause a denial of service (DoS) condition.
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Vulnerable software versions
VMware Horizon Client: 5.0.0, 5.1.0, 5.2.0, 5.3, 5.4, 5.4.1, 5.4.2, 5.4.3
VMware Workstation: 15.0.0, 15.0.1, 15.0.2, 15.0.3, 15.0.4, 15.1.0, 15.5.0, 15.5.1, 15.5.2, 15.5.5, 15.5.6
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.