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CVE-2017-4952 Detail

Current Description

VMware Xenon 1.x, prior to 1.5.4-CR7_1, 1.5.7_7, 1.5.4-CR6_2, 1.3.7-CR1_2, 1.1.0-CR0-3, 1.1.0-CR3_1,1.4.2-CR4_1, and 1.5.4_8, contains an authentication bypass vulnerability due to insufficient access controls for utility endpoints. Successful exploitation of this issue may result in information disclosure.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2018/q1/153 Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/103093 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/055ae13603f0cc3cd7cf59f20ce314bf8db583e1 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/06b9947cf603ba40fd8b03bfeb2e84528a7ab592 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/30ae41bccf418d88b52b35a81efb3c1304b798f8 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/5682ef8d40569afd00fb9a5933e7706bb5b66713 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/756d893573414eec8635c2aba2345c4dcf10b21c Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/7a747d82b80cd38d2c11a0d9cdedb71c722a2c75 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/b1fd306047ecdac82661d636ebee801a7f2b3a0a Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/c23964eb57e846126daef98ef7ed15400313e977 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://github.com/vmware/xenon/commit/ec30db9afada9cb52852082ce4d7d0095524f3b3 Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-732 Incorrect Permission Assignment for Critical Resource cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-4952
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019
Source:
VMware