VMware vCenter Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2012-0013)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 66806
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VPR Score: 9.7

Synopsis

The remote host has a virtualization management application installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of VMware vCenter installed on the remote host is 4.0 earlier than Update 4a, 4.1 earlier than Update 3, or 5.0 earlier than Update 2. As such, it is potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the included Oracle (Sun) Java Runtime Environment.

Solution

Upgrade to VMware vCenter Server 4.0 Update 4a / 4.1 Update 3 / 5.0 Update 2 or later.

See Also

http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0013.html

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2012/000197.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 66806

File Name: vmware_vcenter_vmsa-2012-0013.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 6/5/2013

Updated: 9/24/2019

Dependencies: vmware_vcenter_detect.nbin

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 9.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:vcenter_server

Required KB Items: Host/VMware/vCenter, Host/VMware/version, Host/VMware/release

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/30/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/12/2012

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Java Applet Field Bytecode Verifier Cache Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3563, CVE-2011-5035, CVE-2012-0497, CVE-2012-0498, CVE-2012-0499, CVE-2012-0500, CVE-2012-0501, CVE-2012-0502, CVE-2012-0503, CVE-2012-0504, CVE-2012-0505, CVE-2012-0506, CVE-2012-0507, CVE-2012-1711, CVE-2012-1713, CVE-2012-1716, CVE-2012-1717, CVE-2012-1718, CVE-2012-1719, CVE-2012-1720, CVE-2012-1723, CVE-2012-1725

BID: 51194, 52009, 52011, 52012, 52013, 52014, 52015, 52016, 52017, 52018, 52019, 52020, 52161, 53946, 53947, 53949, 53950, 53951, 53952, 53954, 53956, 53960

VMSA: 2012-0013