VMware Workstation (14.x before 14.1.1, 12.x) and Fusion (10.x before 10.1.1 and 8.x) contain a denial-of-service vulnerability which can be triggered by opening a large number of VNC sessions. Note: In order for exploitation to be possible on Workstation and Fusion, VNC must be manually enabled.
Published 2018-03-15 19:29:01
Updated 2019-10-03 00:03:26
Source VMware
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Vulnerability category: Denial of service

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2018-6957

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 0.13%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 47 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

CVSS scores for CVE-2018-6957

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source
3.5
LOW AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
6.8
2.9
NIST
5.3
MEDIUM CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
1.6
3.6
NIST

CWE ids for CVE-2018-6957

References for CVE-2018-6957

Products affected by CVE-2018-6957

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