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The remote VMware ESXi 5.0 host is affected by multiple security
The remote VMware ESXi 5.0 host is affected by the following security
- An error exists related to NFS traffic handling that
could allow memory corruption leading to execution of
arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-2448)
- Out-of-bounds write errors exist related to virtual
floppy disc devices and virtual SCSI devices that could
allow local privilege escalation. (CVE-2012-2449,
See also :
Apply patch ESXi500-201205401-SG. Alternatively, implement the
workaround referenced in the vendor advisory.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
Public Exploit Available : false