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CVSSv2

CVE-2019-5528

Published: 11/07/2019 Updated: 18/07/2019
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 10
CVSS v3 Base Score: 5.3 | Impact Score: 1.4 | Exploitability Score: 3.9
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

A vulnerability in VMware ESXi could allow an unauthenticated, remote malicious user to cause a denial of service (DoS) condition on a targeted system. The vulnerability exists because the affected software mishandles failed login attempts. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by making multiple failed login attempts to an EXSi host. A successful exploit could allow the malicious user to cause a DoS condition on the system. VMware has confirmed the vulnerability and released software updates.

Vulnerability Trend

Affected Products

Vendor Product Versions
VmwareEsxi6.5