VMware ESX Third-Party Libraries Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2011-0001) (remote check)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote VMware ESX host is missing a security-related patch. It is,
therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, including arbitrary
code execution vulnerabilities, in several third-party components and
libraries :

- glibc
- glibc-common
- nscd
- openldap
- sudo

See also :

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0001
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2011/000150.html

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch according to the vendor advisory that
pertains to ESX version 4.0 / 4.1.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 89673 ()

Bugtraq ID: 41770
43019
44154
44347

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0211
CVE-2010-0212
CVE-2010-2956
CVE-2010-3847
CVE-2010-3856

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