E1000 NIC Out of Bounds Write Vulnerability

E1000 Device Out of Bounds Write Vulnerability

VMware has detect vulnerability on some products against E1000 NIC. The issue may allow a guest to execute code on the host. If you have any running virtual machine on VMware Workstation 14.x and Fusion 10.x, you must stop them and apply patch to the mentioned products before running any other virtual machine.

Hopefully, ESXi has not affected by this vulnerability.

VMware Product Product Version Running on Severity Replace with or Apply Patch Mitigation or Workaround
ESXi Any Any N/A Not Affected None
Workstation 14.x Any Critical 14.1.3 None
Fusion 10.x OS X Critical 10.1.3 None

VMware Workstation Pro 14.1.3
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VMware Workstation Player 14.1.3
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VMware Fusion Pro / Fusion 10.1.3
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