CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 27, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023
CWE ID 269


CVE-2023-34057 is a local privilege escalation vulnerability found in VMware Tools. It affects multiple products, including i6iT5B, i6iT5A, i6iT5D, hvb-PF, hvb-PE, i6iT5C, ooVR3c, hvb-PA, cyWCD1, cyWCD0, cyWCDz, eURb5T, eURb5U, eURb5V, hvb-O_, hvb-O-, s2XlNP, hvb-O9, rt3SuM, i6iT4_, and i6iT4-. This vulnerability allows a malicious actor with local user access to a guest virtual machine to elevate privileges within the virtual machine. The risk score is 25 out of 100. The base severity is classified as HIGH with a score of 7.8 out of 10. The potential danger includes high integrity and confidentiality impact and low attack complexity. Remediation steps or further details are not provided in the given information.

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