VMSA-2013-0007 : VMware ESX third-party update for Service Console package sudo

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Synopsis :

The remote VMware ESX host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

a. Service Console update for sudo

The service console package sudo is updated to version

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)
has assigned the name CVE-2012-2337 and CVE-2012-3440 to the issues
addressed in this update.

See also :


Solution :

Apply the missing patch.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: VMware ESX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66723 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53569

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2337