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VPR Score: 8.8
SynopsisThe remote VMware ESXi host is missing a security-related patch.
Descriptiona. vCenter Server Apache Struts Update
The Apache Struts library is updated to address a security issue.
This issue may lead to remote code execution after authentication.
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2014-0114 to this issue.
b. vCenter Server tc-server 2.9.5 / Apache Tomcat 7.0.52 updates
tc-server has been updated to version 2.9.5 to address multiple security issues. This version of tc-server includes Apache Tomcat 7.0.52.
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifiers CVE-2013-4590, CVE-2013-4322, and CVE-2014-0050 to these issues.
c. Update to ESXi glibc package
glibc is updated to address multiple security issues.
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifiers CVE-2013-0242 and CVE-2013-1914 to these issues.
d. vCenter and Update Manager, Oracle JRE 1.7 Update 55
Oracle has documented the CVE identifiers that are addressed in JRE 1.7.0 update 55 in the Oracle Java SE Critical Patch Update Advisory of April 2014. The References section provides a link to this advisory.
SolutionApply the missing patch.