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A web application on the remote host has a directory traversal
The version of VMware Host Agent (hostd) running on the remote host
has a directory traversal vulnerability. The affected service runs
as root. VMware ESX, VMware ESXi, and VMware Server on Linux are
A remote attacker could exploit this to read arbitrary files,
including guest VMs, from the system.
See also :
Apply the relevant upgrade referenced in the VMware advisory.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: CGI abuses
Nessus Plugin ID: 44646 ()
Bugtraq ID: 36842
CVE ID: CVE-2009-3733
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