JVN#72911629: VMware ESX and ESXi vulnerable to directory traversal

ID JVN:72911629
Type jvn
Reporter Japan Vulnerability Notes
Modified 2013-09-06T00:00:00


## Description

VMware ESX and ESXi contains a directory traversal vulnerability.

## Impact

A remote attacker may delete arbitrary files on the host operating system.

## Solution

Apply an Update
Apply the latest update for the version of the software being used.

## Products Affected

  • VMware ESXi 5.0 without patch ESXi500-201203101-SG
  • VMware ESXi 4.1 without patch ESXi410-201201401-SG
  • VMware ESXi 4.0 without patch ESXi400-201203401-SG
  • VMware ESX 4.1 without patch ESX410-201201401-SG
  • VMware ESX 4.0 without patch ESX400-201203401-SG It has been confirmed that ESX and ESXi 5.1 are not affected.