Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

#1366 VMware patches flaws in identity and cloud products
VMware this week patched a single vulnerability that pops up in two of its products that allows an attacker to elevate privileges on a compromised machine.

The virtualization company patched CVE-2016-5335 in its Identity Manager and vRealize Automation software.

“Exploitation of this issue may lead to an attacker with access to a low-privileged account to escalate their privileges to that of root,” VMware said in advisory VMSA-2016-0013.
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#1366 VMware patches flaws in identity and cloud products
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