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Vulnerability of VMware Workstation: executing DLL code via Cortado Thinprint

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a malicious Cortado Thinprint DLL, and then put it in the current directory of VMware Workstation, in order to execute code.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Creation date: 20/12/2019.
Références of this threat: CERTFR-2019-AVI-651, CVE-2019-5539, VIGILANCE-VUL-31209, VMSA-2019-0023.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a malicious Cortado Thinprint DLL, and then put it in the...
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This cybersecurity alert impacts software or systems such as VMware Workstation.

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

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security weakness.

Solutions for this threat

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