VMware ESX Third-Party Libraries Multiple Vulnerabilities (VMSA-2010-0001) (remote check)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 89735

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote VMware ESX host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

The remote VMware ESX host is missing a security-related patch. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, including remote code execution vulnerabilities, in several third-party components and libraries :

- Network Security Services (NSS)
- NetScape Portable Runtime (NSPR)

Solution

Apply the appropriate patch according to the vendor advisory that pertains to ESX version 4.0.

See Also

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2010-0001

http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2010/000083.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 89735

File Name: vmware_VMSA-2010-0001_remote.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Published: 2016/03/08

Updated: 2018/08/06

Dependencies: 57396

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:vmware:esx

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/06/26

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Sun Java JRE AWT setDiffICM Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0689, CVE-2009-2404, CVE-2009-2408, CVE-2009-2409, CVE-2009-3274, CVE-2009-3370, CVE-2009-3372, CVE-2009-3373, CVE-2009-3374, CVE-2009-3375, CVE-2009-3376, CVE-2009-3380, CVE-2009-3382

BID: 35888, 35891, 36851, 36852, 36853, 36855, 36856, 36857, 36858, 36866, 36867, 36871, 36881

VMSA: 2010-0001

CWE: 16, 119, 264, 310