VMSA-2022-0003:VMware Cloud Foundation contains an information disclosure vulnerability due to the logging of plaintext credentials within some log files

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CVE-2022-22939

VMSA-2022-0003.1
6.0
2022-01-31
2022-02-14
CVE-2022-22939
VMware Cloud Foundation contains an information disclosure vulnerability due to the logging of plaintext credentials within some log files.
1. Impacted Products

VMware Cloud Foundation (Cloud Foundation)

2. Introduction

An Information disclosure vulnerability in VMware Cloud Foundation SDDC Manager was discovered. Updates are available to remediate this vulnerability in VMware Cloud Foundation.

3. Information disclosure vulnerability in VMware Cloud Foundation SDDC Manager (CVE-2022-22939)

Description

VMware Cloud Foundation contains an information disclosure vulnerability due to logging of credentials in plain-text within multiple log files on the SDDC Manager.  

Known Attack Vectors

A malicious actor with root access on VMware Cloud Foundation SDDC Manager may be able to view credentials in plaintext within one or more log files.

Resolution

To remediate CVE-2022-22939 apply the updates listed in the 'Fixed Version' column of the 'Response Matrix' below to affected deployments.

Workarounds

Workarounds for CVE-2022-22939 have been listed in the 'Workarounds' column of the 'Response Matrix' below.

Additional Documentation

None.

Notes

None.

Acknowledgements

None.

Response Matrix

Product Version Running On CVE Identifier CVSSv3 Severity Fixed Version Workarounds Additional Documentation
VMware Cloud Foundation
4.x
Any
CVE-2022-22939
moderate
None.
VMware Cloud Foundation
3.x
Any
CVE-2022-22939
moderate
N/A
None.
4. References
5. Change Log

2022-01-31 VMSA-2022-0003
Initial security advisory.

 

2022-02-14 VMSA-2022-0003.1
Updated security advisory to add VMware Cloud Foundation 3.11 version in the response matrix of Section 3.   

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