VMware ESX / ESXi Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2012-0006) (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 :

- Kernel
- krb5 telnet daemon

See also :

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0006.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 : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 89107 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49295
49373
51182
51363
52820

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2482
CVE-2011-3191
CVE-2011-4348
CVE-2011-4862
CVE-2012-1515

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