Wednesday, December 01, 2010 10:57 AM
VMWare Security Advisory – SANS Internet Storm Center
VMWare Security Advisory
Last Updated: 2010-11-30 13:24:19 UTC
by Joel Esler (Version: 1)
Today VMWare released a Security Advisory at this URL:
It's an update for VMware ESX 4.1 without patch ESX410-201011001.
Here's the problem description right off of their website:
a. Service Console OS update for COS kernel package.
This patch updates the Service Console kernel to fix a stack
pointer underflow issue in the 32-bit compatibility layer.
Exploitation of this issue could allow a local user to gain
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)
has assigned the name CVE-2010-3081 to this issue.
So if you are running this software in your enterprise, you'll want to take a look at this one. Thanks to VMWare for this one.
-- Joel Esler | http://blog.joelesler.net | http://twitter.com/joelesler
Filed under: Patch Management, Security, Virtualization, Software Vulnerabilites