Moderate

VMSA-2022-0026
4.9
2022-10-11
2022-10-11 (Initial Advisory)
CVE-2022-31682
VMware vRealize Operations patches address an arbitrary file read vulnerability (CVE-2022-31682).
1. Impacted Products
  • VMware vRealize Operations
2. Introduction

An arbitrary file read vulnerability in vRealize Operations was privately reported to VMware. Updates are available to remediate this vulnerability in affected VMware products.  

3. Arbitrary File Read Vulnerability (CVE-2022-31682)

Description

VMware vRealize Operations contains an arbitrary file read vulnerability. VMware has evaluated the severity of this issue to be in the Moderate severity range with a maximum CVSSv3 base score of 4.9.

Known Attack Vectors

A malicious actor with administrative privileges may be able to read arbitrary files containing sensitive data.

Resolution

To remediate CVE-2022-31682, apply the patches listed in the 'Fixed Version' column of the 'Resolution Matrix' found below.

Workarounds

None.

Additional Documentation

None.

Notes

None.

Acknowledgements

VMware would like to thank Yu Dai of NSFOCUS TIANJI Lab for reporting this issue to us.

Response Matrix

Product Version Running On CVE Identifier CVSSv3 Severity Fixed Version Workarounds Additional Documentation
VMware vRealize Operations
8.x
Any
CVE-2022-31682
4.9
moderate
N/A
N/A
4. References
5. Change Log

2022-10-11 : VMSA-2022-0026
Initial security advisory.

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