VMware vSphere Client Memory Corruption (VMSA-2013-0001)

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


Synopsis :

The remote host has a virtualization client application installed that
is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability.

Description :

The version of vSphere Client installed on the remote Windows host is
potentially affected by a memory corruption issue in the authentication
mechanism.

See also :

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2013-0001.html

Solution :

Upgrade to vSphere Client 4.0 Update 4b / 4.1 Update 3a or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 64559 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57666

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1405

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