VMware ESX Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2010-0015) (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 remote code
execution vulnerabilities, in several third-party components and
libraries :

- Berkeley DB NSS module
- cURL / libcURL
- GnuTLS
- Network Security Services (NSS) Library
- OpenLDAP
- OpenSSL
- OpenSSL Kerberos
- sudo

See also :

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000110.html

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch as referenced in the vendor advisory that
pertains to ESX version 4.0 / 4.1.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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