VMware vCenter Operations Management Bash Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2014-0010) (Shellshock)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 78889

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VPR Score: 9.6

Synopsis

The remote host has a virtualization appliance installed that is affected by Shellshock.

Description

The version of VMware vCenter Operations Manager installed on the remote host is prior to 5.7.3 / 5.8.3. It is, therefore, affected by the environmental variable command injection vulnerability known as 'Shellshock'.

Solution

Apply the vendor supplied patches.

See Also

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2014/000272.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?d5e08f66

http://www.nessus.org/u?d4f0ad92

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2014-0010.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 78889

File Name: vcenter_operations_manager_vmsa_2014-0010.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2014/11/06

Updated: 2018/08/06

Dependencies: 77958, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 9.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:vmware:vcenter_operations

Required KB Items: Host/VMware vCenter Operations Manager/Version, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/local_checks_enabled

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/09/24

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (CUPS Filter Bash Environment Variable Code Injection (Shellshock))

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169, CVE-2014-7186, CVE-2014-7187, CVE-2014-6277, CVE-2014-6278

BID: 70103, 70137, 70152, 70154, 70165, 70166

CERT: 252743

IAVA: 2014-A-0142

EDB-ID: 34765, 34766, 34777