VMware ESX / ESXi Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2012-0005) (BEAST) (remote check)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote VMware ESX / ESXi host is missing a security-related patch.
It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, including
remote code execution vulnerabilities, in the following components :

- Apache Tomcat
- bzip2 library
- JRE
- WDDM display driver
- XPDM display driver

See also :

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0005.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?3fed43a3
https://www.imperialviolet.org/2011/09/23/chromeandbeast.html

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch according to the vendor advisory.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true