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Vulnerability of VMware ESXi/Workstation: denial of service via Shader

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via Shader of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable systems: ESXi, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 25/10/2019.
Références of this weakness: CERTFR-2019-AVI-536, CVE-2019-5536, TALOS-2019-0848, VIGILANCE-VUL-30716, VMSA-2019-0019.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a fatal error via Shader of VMware ESXi/Workstation, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This vulnerability bulletin impacts software or systems such as ESXi, VMware vSphere Hypervisor, VMware Workstation.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity note.

Solutions for this threat 

VMware ESXi/Workstation: fixed versions for Shader.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.
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