vRealize Log Insight update addresses directory traversal vulnerability.

2016-08-11T00:00:00
ID VMSA-2016-0011
Type vmware
Reporter VMware
Modified 2016-08-11T00:00:00

Description

1. Summary

vRealize Log Insight update addresses directory traversal vulnerability.

2. Relevant Products
  • vRealize Log Insight
3. Problem Description

vRealize Log Insight contains a vulnerability that may allow for a directory traversal attack. Exploitation of this issue may lead to a partial information disclosure. There are no known workarounds for this issue.

VMware would like to thank Peter Nelson, Security Engineer at WakeMed Health & Hospitals for reporting this issue to us.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2016-5332 to this issue. Column 5 of the following table lists the action required to remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is available.

VMware Product vRealize Log Insight

Product Version 3.x

Running on VA

Severity Moderate

Replace with/ Apply Patch* 3.6.0

Workaround None

VMware Product vRealize Log Insight

Product Version 2.x

Running on VA

Severity Moderate

Replace with/ Apply Patch* 3.6.0

Workaround None

4. Solution

Please review the patch/release notes for your product and version and verify the checksum of your downloaded file.

vRealize Log Insight 3.6.0

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Downloads and Documentation

5. References

CVE-2016-5332

6. Change log

2016-08-11 VMSA-2016-0011 Initial security advisory in conjunction with the release of vRealize Log Insight 3.6.0 on 2016-08-11.

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