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Age in Days
CVSS Score
Patch within next
Risk Level

324


9.3

Immediately

High

 

This vulnerability is 0 years 10 months and 20 days old there are exploits publicly available for it. and with there being exploits publicly available it is highly advisable that this vulnerability is patched immediately.

 

Synopsis

The remote VMware ESXi host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

 

Vulnerability Description

The remote VMware ESXi host is version 5.5, 6.0, or 6.5 and is missing a security patch. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities that can allow code execution in a virtual machine via the authenticated VNC session as well as cause information disclosure from one virtual machine to another virtual machine on the same host.

Exploitation is possible and a number of exploits are available, although at this time not publicly.

 

Solution

Apply the appropriate patch as referenced in the vendor advisory.

 

Further Information

 

CVE References

NIST | MITRE | CVEDetails

 

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