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Security Update:VMware has released a Security Advisory to address Critical vulnerabilities in vSphere Data Protection (VDP)

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 09:32

Reason

Security update

Impact

VDP users

WHAT HAPPENED?

VMware has released a Security Advisory to address Critical vulnerabilities in vSphere Data Protection (VDP).

 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to:

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • VDP 6.1.x and 6.0.x

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an unauthorized attacker to take control of an affected system

 

HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

VMware recommends customers to review the patch/release notes for your product and version and verify the checksum of your downloaded file.

  1. If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.
  2. If you do not have IT support, updates may be obtained through VMware Security Advisories listed above.

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