Nutanix AOS : (NXSA-AOS-

high Nessus Plugin ID 173333


The Nutanix AOS host is affected by a vulnerability.


The version of AOS installed on the remote host is prior to It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the NXSA-AOS- advisory.

- The JsonErrorReportValve in Apache Tomcat 8.5.83, 9.0.40 to 9.0.68 and 10.1.0-M1 to 10.1.1 did not escape the type, message or description values. In some circumstances these are constructed from user provided data and it was therefore possible for users to supply values that invalidated or manipulated the JSON output. (CVE-2022-45143)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the Nutanix AOS software to recommended version.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 173333

File Name: nutanix_NXSA-AOS-6_6_0_5.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 3/23/2023

Updated: 2/1/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-45143


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:nutanix:aos

Required KB Items: Host/Nutanix/Data/lts, Host/Nutanix/Data/Service, Host/Nutanix/Data/Version, Host/Nutanix/Data/arch

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/23/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/3/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-45143