ESXi 5.5 < Build 6480267 RPC NULL Pointer Dereference Vulnerability (VMSA-2017-0015) (remote check)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103375
SynopsisThe remote VMware ESXi 5.5 host is affected by an RPC NULL pointer dereference vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of the remote VMware ESXi 5.5 host is prior to build 6480267. It is, therefore, affected by a NULL pointer dereference vulnerability related to handling RPC requests that could allow an attacker to crash a virtual machine.
SolutionApply patch ESXi550-201709101-SG according to the vendor advisory.