VMware Releases Security Advisory for Multiple Products (August 03, 2019)

Description

The VMware has released security updates to address vulnerabilities affecting multiple products. It is recommended that you take the necessary precautions by ensuring your products are always updated.

Advisory ID

VMSA-2019-0012

Advisory Severity

Important

CVSSv3 Range

6.3-8.5

Synopsis

VMware ESXI, workstation and Fusion updates address out-of-bounds read/write vulnerabilities (CVE-2019-5521, CVE-2019-5684)

Issue Date

2019-08-02

Updated on

2019-08-02 (initial Advisory)

CVE(s)

CVE-2019-5521, CVE-2019-5684

For more information on the updates you can follow this url:

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2019-0012.html

The Guyana National CIRT recommends users and administration to review these updates and to apply them where necessary.

Reference

•       VMware Release security Updates (US-Cert)

         https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/current-activity/2019/08/03/vmware-releases-security-updates-multiple-products