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VMware Player: Vulnerability (VMSA-2019-0020) (CVE-2019-11135)

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VMware Player: Vulnerability (VMSA-2019-0020) (CVE-2019-11135)

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
11/14/2019
Created
11/30/2019
Added
11/29/2019
Modified
03/27/2020

Description

TSX Asynchronous Abort condition on some CPUs utilizing speculative execution may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable information disclosure via a side channel with local access.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-player-upgrade-15_5_1

References

  • vmware-player-upgrade-15_5_1

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