VMware vCenter Update Manager Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2012-0013)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 66909
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VPR Score: 9.6


The remote host has an update manager installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of VMware vCenter Update Manager installed on the remote Windows host is 4.0 earlier than Update 4a, or 4.1 earlier than Update 3. Such versions use a version of the Oracle JRE 1.5 that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


Upgrade to vCenter Update Manager 4.0 Update 4a / 4.1 Update 3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 66909

File Name: vmware_vcenter_update_mgr_vmsa-2012-0013.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 6/17/2013

Updated: 11/27/2019

Dependencies: vmware_vcenter_update_mgr_installed.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 9.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2012-1725

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_update_manager

Required KB Items: SMB/VMware vCenter Update Manager/Version, SMB/VMware vCenter Update Manager/Build, SMB/VMware vCenter Update Manager/Path

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/30/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/12/2012

Exploitable With

Core Impact

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

Reference Information

CVE: 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: 53946, 53947, 53949, 53950, 53951, 53952, 53954, 53956, 53960

VMSA: 2012-0013