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VMware fixes ESX 4.1 hypervisor flaw

Something for the next patch cycle:

VMware Inc. has released a security advisory, warning users of its ESX 4.1 software that a vulnerability in the hypervisor could allow a local user to gain local privileges.

The company issued a patch, Monday, fixing a stack pointer underflow problem that could fail to block a local user from gaining additional privileges without proper controls.

via VMware fixes ESX 4.1 hypervisor flaw.