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Computer vulnerabilities of ESXi

vulnerability CVE-2018-6981 CVE-2018-6982

VMware ESXi/Workstation: information disclosure via vmxnet3

Synthesis of the vulnerability

A local attacker, inside a guest system, can read a memory fragment via vmxnet3 of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to obtain sensitive information on the host system.
Impacted products: ESXi, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation.
Severity: 1/4.
Consequences: data reading.
Provenance: user shell.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 2.
Creation date: 09/11/2018.
Identifiers: CERTFR-2018-AVI-542, CVE-2018-6981, CVE-2018-6982, VIGILANCE-VUL-27750, VMSA-2018-0027.

Description of the vulnerability

A local attacker, inside a guest system, can read a memory fragment via vmxnet3 of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to obtain sensitive information on the host system.
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computer vulnerability CVE-2018-6974

VMware ESXi, Workstation: privilege escalation via SVGA Device

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker, inside a guest system, can bypass restrictions via SVGA Device of VMware ESXi, Workstation, in order to escalate his privileges on the host system.
Impacted products: ESXi, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights.
Provenance: user shell.
Creation date: 17/10/2018.
Identifiers: CERTFR-2018-AVI-493, CVE-2018-6974, VIGILANCE-VUL-27545, VMSA-2018-0026.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker, inside a guest system, can bypass restrictions via SVGA Device of VMware ESXi, Workstation, in order to escalate his privileges on the host system.
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vulnerability bulletin CVE-2018-6977

VMware ESXi/Workstation: infinite loop via 3D-rendering Shader

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker, inside a guest system, can generate an infinite loop via 3D-rendering Shader of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to trigger a denial of service on the host system.
Impacted products: ESXi, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: denial of service on server, denial of service on service.
Provenance: user shell.
Creation date: 10/10/2018.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-6977, TALOS-2018-0589, VIGILANCE-VUL-27453.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker, inside a guest system, can generate an infinite loop via 3D-rendering Shader of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to trigger a denial of service on the host system.
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computer vulnerability note CVE-2018-3646

Intel processors: information disclosure via Foreshadow L1TF Virtualization

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via L1TF Virtualization on Intel processors, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted products: SNS, Mac OS X, Arkoon FAST360, Cisco ASR, Nexus by Cisco, NX-OS, Cisco UCS, XenServer, Debian, NetWorker, Unisphere EMC, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, Fedora, FreeBSD, HP ProLiant, QRadar SIEM, Juniper EX-Series, Juniper J-Series, Junos OS, SRX-Series, Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows (platform) ~ not comprehensive, Windows RT, OpenBSD, openSUSE Leap, Oracle Communications, Solaris, pfSense, RHEL, SIMATIC, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Synology DSM, Ubuntu, Unix (platform) ~ not comprehensive, ESXi, vCenter Server, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation, Xen.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: data reading.
Provenance: user shell.
Creation date: 16/08/2018.
Identifiers: 525211, 528031, ADV180018, CERTFR-2018-AVI-385, CERTFR-2018-AVI-386, CERTFR-2018-AVI-387, CERTFR-2018-AVI-388, CERTFR-2018-AVI-390, CERTFR-2018-AVI-391, CERTFR-2018-AVI-392, CERTFR-2018-AVI-416, CERTFR-2018-AVI-419, CERTFR-2018-AVI-426, CERTFR-2018-AVI-557, CERTFR-2018-AVI-584, CERTFR-2019-AVI-169, cisco-sa-20180814-cpusidechannel, cpuapr2019, cpujan2019, CTX236548, CVE-2018-3646, DLA-1481-1, DLA-1506-1, DSA-2018-170, DSA-2018-217, DSA-4274-1, DSA-4279-1, DSA-4279-2, FEDORA-2018-1c80fea1cd, FEDORA-2018-f8cba144ae, Foreshadow, FreeBSD-SA-18:09.l1tf, HPESBHF03874, HT209139, HT209193, ibm10742755, INTEL-SA-00161, JSA10937, K31300402, openSUSE-SU-2018:2399-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2404-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2407-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2434-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2436-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:4304-1, RHSA-2018:2384-01, RHSA-2018:2387-01, RHSA-2018:2388-01, RHSA-2018:2389-01, RHSA-2018:2390-01, RHSA-2018:2391-01, RHSA-2018:2392-01, RHSA-2018:2393-01, RHSA-2018:2394-01, RHSA-2018:2395-01, RHSA-2018:2396-01, RHSA-2018:2602-01, RHSA-2018:2603-01, SSA-254686, STORM-2018-005, SUSE-SU-2018:2328-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2331-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2332-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2335-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2338-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2344-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2362-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2366-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2374-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2380-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2381-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2384-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2394-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2401-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2409-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2410-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2480-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2482-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2483-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2528-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2596-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2637-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3490-1, SUSE-SU-2018:4300-1, Synology-SA-18:45, USN-3740-1, USN-3740-2, USN-3741-1, USN-3741-2, USN-3741-3, USN-3742-1, USN-3742-2, USN-3742-3, USN-3756-1, USN-3823-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-26999, VMSA-2018-0020, VU#982149, XSA-273, XSA-289.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via L1TF Virtualization on Intel processors, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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vulnerability alert CVE-2018-6972

VMware ESXi/Workstation: NULL pointer dereference via RPC Handler

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a NULL pointer to be dereferenced via RPC Handler of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted products: ESXi, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation.
Severity: 1/4.
Consequences: denial of service on server, denial of service on service.
Provenance: user shell.
Creation date: 20/07/2018.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-6972, VIGILANCE-VUL-26811, VMSA-2018-0018.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a NULL pointer to be dereferenced via RPC Handler of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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vulnerability note CVE-2018-6969

VMware Tools: out-of-bounds memory reading via HGFS

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via HGFS of VMware Tools, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted products: ESXi, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: data reading, denial of service on server, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Provenance: user shell.
Creation date: 13/07/2018.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-6969, VIGILANCE-VUL-26734, VMSA-2018-0017.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via HGFS of VMware Tools, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
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vulnerability announce CVE-2018-6965 CVE-2018-6966 CVE-2018-6967

VMware ESXi, Workstation: out-of-bounds memory reading via Shader Translator

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via Shader Translator of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted products: ESXi, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: data reading, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Provenance: user shell.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 3.
Creation date: 29/06/2018.
Identifiers: CERTFR-2018-AVI-317, CVE-2018-6965, CVE-2018-6966, CVE-2018-6967, TALOS-2018-0540, VIGILANCE-VUL-26582, VMSA-2018-0016.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via Shader Translator of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
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vulnerability bulletin CVE-2018-3639

Processors: information disclosure via Speculative Store

Synthesis of the vulnerability

A local attacker can read a memory fragment via Speculative Store of some processors, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted products: Mac OS X, Cisco ASR, Nexus by Cisco, NX-OS, Cisco UCS, XenServer, Debian, Unisphere EMC, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, Fedora, HP ProLiant, AIX, IBM i, QRadar SIEM, Junos Space, Linux, Windows (platform) ~ not comprehensive, MiVoice 5000, openSUSE Leap, Solaris, oVirt, RealPresence Collaboration Server, RealPresence Distributed Media Application, RealPresence Resource Manager, RHEL, SIMATIC, Slackware, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu, Unix (platform) ~ not comprehensive, ESXi, vCenter Server, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation, Xen.
Severity: 1/4.
Consequences: data reading.
Provenance: user shell.
Creation date: 22/05/2018.
Identifiers: 1528, 18-0006, 525441, ADV180012, CERTFR-2018-AVI-248, CERTFR-2018-AVI-250, CERTFR-2018-AVI-256, CERTFR-2018-AVI-258, CERTFR-2018-AVI-259, CERTFR-2018-AVI-280, CERTFR-2018-AVI-306, CERTFR-2018-AVI-308, CERTFR-2018-AVI-319, CERTFR-2018-AVI-330, CERTFR-2018-AVI-346, CERTFR-2018-AVI-357, CERTFR-2018-AVI-386, CERTFR-2018-AVI-429, CERTFR-2019-AVI-036, CERTFR-2019-AVI-052, cisco-sa-20180521-cpusidechannel, cpujan2019, CTX235225, CVE-2018-3639, DLA-1423-1, DLA-1424-1, DLA-1434-1, DLA-1446-1, DLA-1506-1, DLA-1529-1, DLA-1731-1, DLA-1731-2, DSA-2018-175, DSA-4210-1, DSA-4273-1, DSA-4273-2, FEDORA-2018-5521156807, FEDORA-2018-6367a17aa3, FEDORA-2018-aec846c0ef, FEDORA-2018-db0d3e157e, HPESBHF03850, HT209139, HT209193, ibm10796076, JSA10917, K29146534, K54252492, N1022433, nas8N1022433, openSUSE-SU-2018:1380-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1418-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1420-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1487-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1621-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1623-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1628-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1773-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1904-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2306-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2399-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2402-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:3103-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:3709-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:0042-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:1438-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:1439-1, RHSA-2018:1629-01, RHSA-2018:1630-01, RHSA-2018:1632-01, RHSA-2018:1633-01, RHSA-2018:1635-01, RHSA-2018:1636-01, RHSA-2018:1637-01, RHSA-2018:1638-01, RHSA-2018:1639-01, RHSA-2018:1640-01, RHSA-2018:1641-01, RHSA-2018:1642-01, RHSA-2018:1647-01, RHSA-2018:1648-01, RHSA-2018:1649-01, RHSA-2018:1650-01, RHSA-2018:1651-01, RHSA-2018:1652-01, RHSA-2018:1653-01, RHSA-2018:1656-01, RHSA-2018:1657-01, RHSA-2018:1658-01, RHSA-2018:1659-01, RHSA-2018:1660-01, RHSA-2018:1661-01, RHSA-2018:1662-01, RHSA-2018:1663-01, RHSA-2018:1664-01, RHSA-2018:1665-01, RHSA-2018:1666-01, RHSA-2018:1667-01, RHSA-2018:1668-01, RHSA-2018:1669-01, RHSA-2018:1737-01, RHSA-2018:1738-01, RHSA-2018:1826-01, RHSA-2018:1965-01, RHSA-2018:1967-01, RHSA-2018:1997-01, RHSA-2018:2001-01, RHSA-2018:2003-01, RHSA-2018:2006-01, RHSA-2018:2161-01, RHSA-2018:2162-01, RHSA-2018:2164-01, RHSA-2018:2171-01, RHSA-2018:2172-01, RHSA-2018:2216-01, RHSA-2018:2250-01, RHSA-2018:2309-01, RHSA-2018:2384-01, RHSA-2018:2387-01, RHSA-2018:2390-01, RHSA-2018:2394-01, RHSA-2018:2395-01, RHSA-2018:2396-01, RHSA-2018:2948-01, RHSA-2018:3396-01, RHSA-2018:3397-01, RHSA-2018:3398-01, RHSA-2018:3399-01, RHSA-2018:3400-01, RHSA-2018:3401-01, RHSA-2018:3402-01, RHSA-2018:3407-01, RHSA-2018:3423-01, RHSA-2018:3424-01, RHSA-2018:3425-01, spectre_meltdown_advisory, SSA:2018-208-01, SSA-268644, SSA-505225, SUSE-SU-2018:1362-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1363-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1366-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1368-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1374-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1375-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1376-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1377-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1378-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1386-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1389-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1452-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1456-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1475-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1479-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1482-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1582-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1603-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1614-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1658-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1699-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1816-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1846-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1926-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1935-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2076-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2082-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2141-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2304-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2331-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2335-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2338-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2340-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2528-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2556-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2565-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2615-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2650-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2973-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3064-1, SUSE-SU-2018:3064-3, SUSE-SU-2018:3555-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0049-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0148-1, TA18-141A, USN-3651-1, USN-3652-1, USN-3653-1, USN-3653-2, USN-3654-1, USN-3654-2, USN-3655-1, USN-3655-2, USN-3679-1, USN-3680-1, USN-3756-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-26183, VMSA-2018-0012, VMSA-2018-0012.1, VU#180049, XSA-263.

Description of the vulnerability

A local attacker can read a memory fragment via Speculative Store of some processors, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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computer vulnerability bulletin CVE-2017-5753 CVE-2018-3693

Processors: memory reading via Spectre Bounds Check

Synthesis of the vulnerability

A local attacker can access to the kernel memory, in order to read sensitive information.
Impacted products: SNS, iOS by Apple, Mac OS X, Blue Coat CAS, Cisco ASR, Cisco Catalyst, Nexus by Cisco, NX-OS, Cisco Router, Cisco UCS, XenServer, Debian, ConnectPort TSx, Avamar, ExtremeXOS, Summit, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, Fedora, FortiAnalyzer, FortiGate, FortiManager, FortiOS, FreeBSD, Android OS, Chrome, AIX, IBM i, QRadar SIEM, Juniper J-Series, Junos OS, Junos Space, NSMXpress, Linux, McAfee Email Gateway, McAfee NSM, McAfee NTBA, McAfee Web Gateway, Meinberg NTP Server, Edge, IE, SQL Server, Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows (platform) ~ not comprehensive, Windows RT, Firefox, openSUSE Leap, Opera, Oracle Communications, Solaris, RealPresence Collaboration Server, RealPresence Distributed Media Application, RealPresence Resource Manager, RHEL, SIMATIC, Sonus SBC, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Symantec Content Analysis, Synology DSM, Synology DS***, Synology RS***, Ubuntu, Unix (platform) ~ not comprehensive, ESXi, vCenter Server, VMware vSphere, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation, Xen.
Severity: 1/4.
Consequences: data reading.
Provenance: user shell.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 2.
Creation date: 05/01/2018.
Revision date: 21/02/2018.
Identifiers: 2016636, 519675, ADV180002, bulletinjan2018, bulletinjul2018, CERTFR-2018-AVI-004, CERTFR-2018-AVI-005, CERTFR-2018-AVI-006, CERTFR-2018-AVI-008, CERTFR-2018-AVI-009, CERTFR-2018-AVI-012, CERTFR-2018-AVI-013, CERTFR-2018-AVI-014, CERTFR-2018-AVI-016, CERTFR-2018-AVI-027, CERTFR-2018-AVI-029, CERTFR-2018-AVI-032, CERTFR-2018-AVI-048, CERTFR-2018-AVI-049, CERTFR-2018-AVI-077, CERTFR-2018-AVI-079, CERTFR-2018-AVI-094, CERTFR-2018-AVI-114, CERTFR-2018-AVI-124, CERTFR-2018-AVI-134, CERTFR-2018-AVI-208, CERTFR-2018-AVI-256, CERTFR-2018-AVI-365, CERTFR-2018-AVI-584, CERTFR-2019-AVI-042, CERTFR-2019-AVI-052, CERTFR-2019-AVI-131, cisco-sa-20180104-cpusidechannel, cpuapr2018, cpuapr2019, CTX231390, CTX231399, CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2018-3693, DLA-1422-1, DLA-1422-2, DLA-1423-1, DLA-1424-1, DLA-1434-1, DLA-1731-1, DLA-1731-2, DSA-2018-049, DSA-4187-1, DSA-4188-1, FEDORA-2018-21a7ad920c, FEDORA-2018-276558ff6f, FEDORA-2018-6b319763ab, FEDORA-2018-7e17849364, FEDORA-2018-e6fe35524d, FEDORA-2018-fb582aabcc, FG-IR-18-002, HT208397, HT208401, ibm10742755, INTEL-OSS-10002, JSA10842, JSA10873, JSA10917, K91229003, MBGSA-1801, MFSA-2018-01, N1022433, nas8N1022433, openSUSE-SU-2018:0022-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0023-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0326-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0459-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1623-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2119-1, RHSA-2018:0007-01, RHSA-2018:0008-01, RHSA-2018:0009-01, RHSA-2018:0010-01, RHSA-2018:0011-01, RHSA-2018:0012-01, RHSA-2018:0013-01, RHSA-2018:0014-01, RHSA-2018:0015-01, RHSA-2018:0016-01, RHSA-2018:0017-01, RHSA-2018:0018-01, RHSA-2018:0020-01, RHSA-2018:0021-01, RHSA-2018:0022-01, RHSA-2018:0023-01, RHSA-2018:0024-01, RHSA-2018:0025-01, RHSA-2018:0026-01, RHSA-2018:0027-01, RHSA-2018:0028-01, RHSA-2018:0029-01, RHSA-2018:0030-01, RHSA-2018:0031-01, RHSA-2018:0032-01, RHSA-2018:0034-01, RHSA-2018:0035-01, RHSA-2018:0036-01, RHSA-2018:0037-01, RHSA-2018:0038-01, RHSA-2018:0039-01, RHSA-2018:0040-01, RHSA-2018:0053-01, RHSA-2018:0093-01, RHSA-2018:0094-01, RHSA-2018:0103-01, RHSA-2018:0104-01, RHSA-2018:0105-01, RHSA-2018:0106-01, RHSA-2018:0107-01, RHSA-2018:0108-01, RHSA-2018:0109-01, RHSA-2018:0110-01, RHSA-2018:0111-01, RHSA-2018:0112-01, RHSA-2018:0182-01, RHSA-2018:0292-01, RHSA-2018:0464-01, RHSA-2018:0496-01, RHSA-2018:0512-01, RHSA-2018:1129-01, RHSA-2018:1196-01, SA161, SB10226, Spectre, spectre_meltdown_advisory, SSA-168644, SSA-505225, STORM-2018-001, SUSE-SU-2018:0011-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0012-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0031-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0040-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0069-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0113-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0114-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0115-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0131-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0171-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0219-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0438-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0472-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0601-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0609-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0638-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0678-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0909-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1368-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1376-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1603-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1658-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1699-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2150-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2528-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0222-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0765-1, Synology-SA-18:01, USN-3516-1, USN-3521-1, USN-3530-1, USN-3541-1, USN-3541-2, USN-3542-1, USN-3542-2, USN-3549-1, USN-3580-1, USN-3597-1, USN-3597-2, VIGILANCE-VUL-24948, VMSA-2018-0002, VMSA-2018-0004, VMSA-2018-0004.2, VMSA-2018-0004.3, VMSA-2018-0007, VN-2018-001, VN-2018-002, VU#584653, XSA-254.

Description of the vulnerability

A local attacker can monitor the performances of its process, in order to get information about the data used for computing by the processor.
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computer vulnerability note CVE-2017-5715

Processors: memory reading via Spectre Branch Target

Synthesis of the vulnerability

A local attacker can monitor the performances of its process, in order to get information about the data used for computing by the processor.
Impacted products: SNS, iOS by Apple, Mac OS X, Blue Coat CAS, Cisco ASR, Cisco Catalyst, Nexus by Cisco, NX-OS, Cisco Router, Cisco UCS, XenServer, Debian, ConnectPort TSx, Avamar, ExtremeXOS, Summit, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, Fedora, FortiAnalyzer, FortiGate, FortiManager, FortiOS, FreeBSD, Android OS, Chrome, AIX, IBM i, QRadar SIEM, Juniper J-Series, Junos OS, Junos Space, NSMXpress, Linux, McAfee Email Gateway, McAfee NSM, McAfee NTBA, McAfee Web Gateway, Meinberg NTP Server, Edge, IE, SQL Server, Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows (platform) ~ not comprehensive, Windows RT, Firefox, openSUSE Leap, Opera, pfSense, RealPresence Collaboration Server, RealPresence Distributed Media Application, RealPresence Resource Manager, RHEL, SIMATIC, Slackware, Sonus SBC, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Symantec Content Analysis, Synology DSM, Synology DS***, Synology RS***, Ubuntu, Unix (platform) ~ not comprehensive, ESXi, VMware vSphere, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation, Xen.
Severity: 1/4.
Consequences: data reading.
Provenance: user shell.
Creation date: 05/01/2018.
Revision date: 07/02/2018.
Identifiers: 2016636, 519675, ADV180002, CERTFR-2018-AVI-004, CERTFR-2018-AVI-005, CERTFR-2018-AVI-006, CERTFR-2018-AVI-008, CERTFR-2018-AVI-009, CERTFR-2018-AVI-012, CERTFR-2018-AVI-013, CERTFR-2018-AVI-014, CERTFR-2018-AVI-016, CERTFR-2018-AVI-028, CERTFR-2018-AVI-029, CERTFR-2018-AVI-030, CERTFR-2018-AVI-032, CERTFR-2018-AVI-040, CERTFR-2018-AVI-048, CERTFR-2018-AVI-049, CERTFR-2018-AVI-075, CERTFR-2018-AVI-079, CERTFR-2018-AVI-080, CERTFR-2018-AVI-083, CERTFR-2018-AVI-094, CERTFR-2018-AVI-104, CERTFR-2018-AVI-118, CERTFR-2018-AVI-119, CERTFR-2018-AVI-124, CERTFR-2018-AVI-134, CERTFR-2018-AVI-161, CERTFR-2018-AVI-170, CERTFR-2018-AVI-196, CERTFR-2018-AVI-206, CERTFR-2018-AVI-208, CERTFR-2018-AVI-256, cisco-sa-20180104-cpusidechannel, CTX231390, CTX231399, CVE-2017-5715, DLA-1349-1, DLA-1362-1, DLA-1369-1, DLA-1422-1, DLA-1422-2, DLA-1497-1, DLA-1506-1, DSA-2018-049, DSA-4120-1, DSA-4120-2, DSA-4179-1, DSA-4187-1, DSA-4188-1, DSA-4213-1, FEDORA-2018-21a7ad920c, FEDORA-2018-276558ff6f, FEDORA-2018-6b319763ab, FEDORA-2018-7e17849364, FEDORA-2018-e6fe35524d, FEDORA-2018-fb582aabcc, FG-IR-18-002, FreeBSD-SA-18:03.speculative_execution, HT208397, HT208401, JSA10842, JSA10873, K91229003, LSN-0035-1, MBGSA-1801, MFSA-2018-01, N1022433, nas8N1022433, openSUSE-SU-2018:0013-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0022-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0023-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0026-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0030-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0059-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0066-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0187-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0326-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0408-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0459-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0710-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0745-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0780-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:0939-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1502-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1623-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:1631-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2119-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2237-1, openSUSE-SU-2018:2524-1, RHSA-2018:0007-01, RHSA-2018:0008-01, RHSA-2018:0009-01, RHSA-2018:0010-01, RHSA-2018:0011-01, RHSA-2018:0012-01, RHSA-2018:0013-01, RHSA-2018:0014-01, RHSA-2018:0015-01, RHSA-2018:0016-01, RHSA-2018:0017-01, RHSA-2018:0018-01, RHSA-2018:0020-01, RHSA-2018:0021-01, RHSA-2018:0022-01, RHSA-2018:0023-01, RHSA-2018:0024-01, RHSA-2018:0025-01, RHSA-2018:0026-01, RHSA-2018:0027-01, RHSA-2018:0028-01, RHSA-2018:0029-01, RHSA-2018:0030-01, RHSA-2018:0031-01, RHSA-2018:0032-01, RHSA-2018:0034-01, RHSA-2018:0035-01, RHSA-2018:0036-01, RHSA-2018:0037-01, RHSA-2018:0038-01, RHSA-2018:0039-01, RHSA-2018:0040-01, RHSA-2018:0053-01, RHSA-2018:0093-01, RHSA-2018:0094-01, RHSA-2018:0103-01, RHSA-2018:0104-01, RHSA-2018:0105-01, RHSA-2018:0106-01, RHSA-2018:0107-01, RHSA-2018:0108-01, RHSA-2018:0109-01, RHSA-2018:0110-01, RHSA-2018:0111-01, RHSA-2018:0112-01, RHSA-2018:0182-01, RHSA-2018:0292-01, RHSA-2018:0496-01, RHSA-2018:0512-01, RHSA-2018:1129-01, RHSA-2018:1196-01, SA161, SB10226, Spectre, spectre_meltdown_advisory, SSA-168644, SSA:2018-016-01, SSA:2018-037-01, STORM-2018-001, SUSE-SU-2018:0006-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0007-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0008-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0009-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0011-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0012-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0019-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0020-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0031-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0036-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0039-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0040-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0041-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0051-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0056-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0067-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0068-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0069-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0113-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0114-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0115-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0131-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0171-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0219-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0383-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0416-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0437-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0438-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0472-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0525-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0555-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0601-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0609-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0638-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0660-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0678-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0705-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0708-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0762-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0831-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0838-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0841-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0861-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0909-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0920-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0986-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1077-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1080-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1308-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1363-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1368-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1376-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1386-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1498-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1503-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1567-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1570-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1571-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1603-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1658-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1661-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1699-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1759-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1784-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2082-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2141-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2189-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2528-1, SUSE-SU-2018:2631-1, SUSE-SU-2019:13999-1, Synology-SA-18:01, USN-3516-1, USN-3530-1, USN-3531-1, USN-3531-2, USN-3531-3, USN-3541-1, USN-3541-2, USN-3549-1, USN-3560-1, USN-3561-1, USN-3580-1, USN-3581-1, USN-3581-2, USN-3581-3, USN-3582-1, USN-3582-2, USN-3594-1, USN-3597-1, USN-3597-2, USN-3620-1, USN-3620-2, USN-3690-1, USN-3690-2, VIGILANCE-VUL-24949, VMSA-2018-0002, VMSA-2018-0004, VMSA-2018-0004.2, VMSA-2018-0004.3, VN-2018-001, VN-2018-002, VU#584653, XSA-254.

Description of the vulnerability

A local attacker can monitor the performances of its process, in order to get information about the data used for computing by the processor.
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