VMware ESX / ESXi Third-Party Libraries and Components (VMSA-2010-0009) (remote check)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 89740
SynopsisThe remote VMware ESX / ESXi host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThe remote VMware ESX / ESXi host is missing a security-related patch.
It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, including remote code execution vulnerabilities, in several components and third-party libraries :
- VMnc Codec
- VMware Remote Console (VMrc)
- VMware Tools
SolutionApply the appropriate patch according to the vendor advisory that pertains to ESX version 3.5 / 4.0 or ESXi version 3.5 / 4.0.