CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Jun 22, 2023
Updated: Jul 13, 2023
CWE ID 125


CVE-2023-20896 is a vulnerability found in the VMware vCenter Server that affects various products. It has been categorized as CWE-125, an out-of-bounds read vulnerability. Exploiting this vulnerability requires network access to the vCenter Server, allowing a malicious actor to trigger a denial-of-service attack on certain services including vmcad, vmdird, and vmafdd. The risk score for this vulnerability is 31 out of 100. While no specific remediation steps were mentioned in the provided text, it is recommended to apply any available security patches or updates from VMware to mitigate the potential danger it poses to organizations.

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