VMware vSphere Data Protection 6.0.x < 6.0.9 / 6.1.x < 6.1.10 Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2018-0029)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 119304


A virtualization appliance installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of VMware vSphere Data Protection installed on the remote host is 6.0.x < 6.0.9 and 6.1.x < 6.1.10. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities:

- A remote command execution vulnerability. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to bypass authentication and execute arbitrary commands. (CVE-2018-11066)

- An open redirection vulnerability. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to redirect application users to arbitrary, potentially malicious, web URLs. (CVE-2018-11067)

- A command injection vulnerability exists in the 'getlogs' troubleshooting utility. An authenticated attacker with admin privileges can exploit this, to execute arbitrary commands with root privileges. (CVE-2018-11076)

- An information disclosure vulnerability exists in Java management client package exposing the SSL/TLS private key.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to conduct a MITM attack. (CVE-2018-11077)


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119304

File Name: vmware_vsphere_data_protection_vmsa-2018-0029.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2018/11/30

Updated: 2019/02/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-11066

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:vsphere_data_protection

Required KB Items: Host/vSphere Data Protection/Version

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11066, CVE-2018-11067, CVE-2018-11076, CVE-2018-11077

BID: 105968, 105969, 105971, 105972

VMSA: 2018-0029

IAVA: 2018-A-0385