VMware ESX and ESXi Virtual Machine File Descriptors Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
VMware ESX and ESXi are prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability.
Local attackers could potentially exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges in the context of the affected application.
Following versions are vulnerable:
VMware ESX 4.0 and 4.1
VMware ESXi 4.0, 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, and 5.5