ESXi 5.0 < Build 1197855 NFC Traffic Denial of Service (remote check)

This script is (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote VMware ESXi 5.0 host is affected by denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote VMware ESXi 5.0 host is affected by an unspecified error
related to handling Network File Copy (NFC) traffic that could allow
denial of service attacks.

See also :

http://kb.vmware.com/kb/2053139
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2013-0011.html

Solution :

Apply ESXi500-201308101-SG.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 70878 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62077

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1661