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Security Update:VMware Released Critical Security Updates for vCenter and ESXi

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 07:48

Reason

Security Update

Impact

VMware vCenter and ESXi Users

 

WHAT HAPPENED?
VMware has released a security advisory to address a critical security issues in VMware vCenter and ESXi updates address critical security issues.

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2015-0007 at http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2015-0007.html


AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • VMware vCenter
  • ESXi


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to take control of an affected VMware system.


HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

  1. If IT Field Services or you have other IT support, no action on your part is required.
  2. If you do not have IT support, updates may be obtained through VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2015-0007 at http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2015-0007.html.


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