Published: 16/10/2020 Updated: 23/10/2020
CVSS v2 Base Score: 3.6 | Impact Score: 4.9 | Exploitability Score: 3.9
CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.1 | Impact Score: 5.2 | Exploitability Score: 1.8
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

VMware Horizon Client for Windows (5.x prior to 5.5.0) contains a denial-of-service vulnerability due to a file system access control issue during install time. Successful exploitation of this issue may allow an malicious user to overwrite certain admin privileged files through a symbolic link attack at install time. This will result into a denial-of-service condition on the machine where Horizon Client for Windows is installed.

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