VMSA-2012-0001 VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party library and ESX Service Console

2012-03-15T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:103448
Type openvas
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2017-04-19T00:00:00

Description

The remote ESXi is missing one or more security related Updates from VMSA-2012-0001.

Summary

VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party library and ESX Service Console address several security issues.

Relevant releases:

ESXi 4.1 without patch ESXi410-201201401-SG ESXi 5.0 without patch ESXi500-201203101-SG ESXi 4.0 without patch ESXi400-201203401-SG

ESX 4.1 without patches ESX410-201201401-SG, ESX410-201201402-SG, ESX410-201201404-SG, ESX410-201201405-SG, ESX410-201201406-SG, ESX410-201201407-SG.

Problem Description

a. ESX third party update for Service Console kernel

The ESX Service Console Operating System (COS) kernel is updated to kernel-2.6.18-274.3.1.el5 to fix multiple security issues in the COS kernel.

b. ESX third party update for Service Console cURL RPM

The ESX Service Console (COS) curl RPM is updated to cURL-7.15.5.9 resolving a security issue.

c. ESX third party update for Service Console nspr and nss RPMs

The ESX Service Console (COS) nspr and nss RPMs are updated to nspr-4.8.8-1.el5_7 and nss-3.12.10-4.el5_7 respectively resolving a security issue.

A Certificate Authority (CA) issued fraudulent SSL certificates and Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR) and Network Security Services (NSS) contain the built-in tokens of this fraudulent Certificate Authority. This update renders all SSL certificates signed by the fraudulent CA as untrusted for all uses.

d. ESX third party update for Service Console rpm RPMs

The ESX Service Console Operating System (COS) rpm packages are updated to popt-1.10.2.3-22.el5_7.2, rpm-4.4.2.3-22.el5_7.2, rpm-libs-4.4.2.3-22.el5_7.2 and rpm-python-4.4.2.3-22.el5_7.2 which fixes multiple security issues.

e. ESX third party update for Service Console samba RPMs

The ESX Service Console Operating System (COS) samba packages are updated to samba-client-3.0.33-3.29.el5_7.4, samba-common-3.0.33-3.29.el5_7.4 and libsmbclient-3.0.33-3.29.el5_7.4 which fixes multiple security issues in the Samba client.

f. ESX third party update for Service Console python package

The ESX Service Console (COS) python package is updated to 2.4.3-44 which fixes multiple security issues.

g. ESXi update to third party component python

The python third party library is updated to python 2.5.6 which fixes multiple security issues.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_VMSA-2012-0001.nasl 5977 2017-04-19 09:02:22Z teissa $
#
# VMSA-2012-0001 VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party library and ESX Service Console
#
# Authors:
# Michael Meyer <michael.meyer@greenbone.net>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
#
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# modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License
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#
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# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
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# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

tag_summary = "The remote ESXi is missing one or more security related Updates from VMSA-2012-0001.

Summary

VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party library and ESX Service Console address
several security issues.

Relevant releases:

ESXi 4.1 without patch ESXi410-201201401-SG
ESXi 5.0 without patch ESXi500-201203101-SG
ESXi 4.0 without patch ESXi400-201203401-SG

ESX 4.1 without patches ESX410-201201401-SG, ESX410-201201402-SG,
ESX410-201201404-SG, ESX410-201201405-SG, ESX410-201201406-SG,
ESX410-201201407-SG.
  
Problem Description

a. ESX third party update for Service Console kernel

   The ESX Service Console Operating System (COS) kernel is updated to kernel-2.6.18-274.3.1.el5
   to fix multiple security issues in the COS kernel.
   
b. ESX third party update for Service Console cURL RPM

   The ESX Service Console (COS) curl RPM is updated to cURL-7.15.5.9 resolving a security issue.

c. ESX third party update for Service Console nspr and nss RPMs

   The ESX Service Console (COS) nspr and nss RPMs are updated to nspr-4.8.8-1.el5_7 and
   nss-3.12.10-4.el5_7 respectively resolving a security issue.

   A Certificate Authority (CA) issued fraudulent SSL certificates and Netscape
   Portable Runtime (NSPR) and Network Security Services (NSS) contain the
   built-in tokens of this fraudulent Certificate Authority. This update renders
   all SSL certificates signed by the fraudulent CA as untrusted for all uses.

d. ESX third party update for Service Console rpm RPMs

   The ESX Service Console Operating System (COS) rpm packages are updated to
   popt-1.10.2.3-22.el5_7.2, rpm-4.4.2.3-22.el5_7.2, rpm-libs-4.4.2.3-22.el5_7.2
   and rpm-python-4.4.2.3-22.el5_7.2 which fixes multiple security issues.

e. ESX third party update for Service Console samba RPMs

   The ESX Service Console Operating System (COS) samba packages are updated to
   samba-client-3.0.33-3.29.el5_7.4, samba-common-3.0.33-3.29.el5_7.4 and
   libsmbclient-3.0.33-3.29.el5_7.4 which fixes multiple security issues in the
   Samba client.

f. ESX third party update for Service Console python package

   The ESX Service Console (COS) python package is updated to 2.4.3-44 which fixes
   multiple security issues.

g. ESXi update to third party component python

   The python third party library is updated to python 2.5.6 which fixes multiple
   security issues.";

tag_solution = "Apply the missing patch(es).";

if (description)
{
 script_id(103448);
 script_cve_id("CVE-2009-3560", "CVE-2009-3720", "CVE-2010-0547", "CVE-2010-0787", "CVE-2010-1634", "CVE-2010-2059", "CVE-2010-2089", "CVE-2010-3493", "CVE-2010-4649", "CVE-2011-0695", "CVE-2011-0711", "CVE-2011-0726", "CVE-2011-1015", "CVE-2011-1044", "CVE-2011-1078", "CVE-2011-1079", "CVE-2011-1080", "CVE-2011-1093", "CVE-2011-1163", "CVE-2011-1166", "CVE-2011-1170", "CVE-2011-1171", "CVE-2011-1172", "CVE-2011-1182", "CVE-2011-1494", "CVE-2011-1495", "CVE-2011-1521", "CVE-2011-1573", "CVE-2011-1576", "CVE-2011-1577", "CVE-2011-1593", "CVE-2011-1678", "CVE-2011-1745", "CVE-2011-1746", "CVE-2011-1763", "CVE-2011-1776", "CVE-2011-1780", "CVE-2011-1936", "CVE-2011-2022", "CVE-2011-2192", "CVE-2011-2213", "CVE-2011-2482", "CVE-2011-2491", "CVE-2011-2492", "CVE-2011-2495", "CVE-2011-2517", "CVE-2011-2519", "CVE-2011-2522", "CVE-2011-2525", "CVE-2011-2689", "CVE-2011-2694", "CVE-2011-2901", "CVE-2011-3378");
 script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"9.3");
 script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
 script_version ("$Revision: 5977 $");
 script_name("VMSA-2012-0001 VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party library and ESX Service Console");


 script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-04-19 11:02:22 +0200 (Wed, 19 Apr 2017) $");
 script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-03-15 14:13:01 +0100 (Thu, 15 Mar 2012)");
 script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
 script_family("VMware Local Security Checks");
 script_copyright("This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
 script_dependencies("gb_vmware_esxi_init.nasl");
 script_mandatory_keys("VMware/ESXi/LSC","VMware/ESX/version");
 script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
 script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
 script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
 script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
 script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2012-0001.html");
 exit(0);
}

include("vmware_esx.inc");
include("version_func.inc");

if(!get_kb_item('VMware/ESXi/LSC'))exit(0);
if(! esxVersion = get_kb_item("VMware/ESX/version"))exit(0);

patches = make_array("4.1.0", "ESXi410-201201401-SG",
                     "4.0.0", "ESXi400-201203401-SG",
                     "5.0.0", "VIB:esx-base:5.0.0-0.10.608089");

if(!patches[esxVersion])exit(0);

if(_esxi_patch_missing(esxi_version:esxVersion, patch:patches[esxVersion])) {

  security_message(port:0);
  exit(0);

}

exit(99);