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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   VMware Horizon Vendors:   VMware
VMware Horizon DaaS Input Validation Flaw Lets Remote Users Access Devices and Drives on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037951
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-4897   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 3 2017
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Modification of system information, Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): Daas 6.1.x
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in VMware Horizon DaaS. A remote user can gain access to devices and drives on the target system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted RDP file that, when loaded by the target user, will cause the target user's Daas client to share all devices and drives with the remote user.

Ahmad Ashraff of Aura Information Security reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can gain access to devices and drives on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (DaaS 7.0.0).

The vendor advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error

Message History:   None.

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