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VMSA-2011-0012: ESX third party update for Service Console kernel (CVE-2010-4343)

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VMSA-2011-0012: ESX third party update for Service Console kernel (CVE-2010-4343)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
12/29/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/20/2011
Modified
08/17/2020

Description

drivers/scsi/bfa/bfa_core.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.35 does not initialize a certain port data structure, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via read operations on an fc_host statistics file.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-esx40-upgrade-480973
  • vmware-esx41-upgrade-502767

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