VMSA-2022-0017

Low


VMSA-2022-0017

2.7

2022-06-15

2022-06-15 (Initial Advisory)

CVE-2022-22953

VMware HCX update addresses an information disclosure vulnerability (CVE-2022-22953)
1. Impacted Products


VMware HCX

2. Introduction


An information disclosure vulnerability in VMware HCX was privately reported to VMware. Updates are available to remediate this vulnerability in affected VMware products.

3. Advisory Details

Description



VMware HCX contains an information disclosure vulnerability. VMware has evaluated the severity of this issue to be in the low severity range with a maximum CVSSv3 base score of 2.7.

Known Attack Vectors



A malicious actor with network user access to the VMware HCX appliance may be able to gain access to sensitive information.

Resolution



To remediate CVE-2022-22953 apply the patches listed in the ‘Fixed Version’ column of the ‘Response Matrix’ below.

Workarounds



None.

Additional Documentation



None.

Notes



None.

Acknowledgements



VMware would like to thank Fernando Gallego of NCC Group for reporting this issue to us.

Response Matrix

Product Version Running On CVE Identifier CVSSv3 Severity Fixed Version Workarounds Additional Documentation
VMware HCX
4.3.1 and 4.3.2
Any
CVE-2022-22953
low

None
None
4. References
5. Change Log


2022-06-15 VMSA-2022-0017
Initial security advisory.

6. Contact


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This Security Advisory is posted to the following lists:  

security-announce@lists.vmware.com  

bugtraq@securityfocus.com  

fulldisclosure@seclists.org 

E-mail: security@vmware.com

PGP key at:

https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1055 

VMware Security Advisories

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories 

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