VMware vCenter Server Denial of Service (VMSA-2012-0018)
High Nessus Plugin ID 65209
SynopsisThe remote host has a virtualization management application installed that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of VMware vCenter installed on the remote host is 4.1 before update 3 or 5.0 before Update 2. Such versions are potentially affected by a denial of service vulnerability due to an issue in webservice logging. By exploiting this flaw, a remote, unauthenticated attacker could crash the affected host.
SolutionUpgrade to VMware vCenter 4.1 Update 3 or 5.0 Update 2.