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VMware ESXi 6.0, Patch Release ESXi600-201811001

Release Date: November 9, 2018

Download Filename:

ESXi600-201811001.zip

Build:

10719132

Download Size:

363.7 MB

md5sum:

818dd30cf0aaefde863b62b60b661fbe

sha1checksum:

7155ba7890a6cb688079ae9048d163be97aae3eb

Host Reboot Required: Yes

Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required: Yes

Bulletins

Bulletin ID Category Severity
ESXi600-201811401-BG Bugfix Important

Rollup Bulletin

This rollup bulletin contains the latest VIBs with all the fixes since the initial release of ESXi 6.0.

Bulletin ID Category Severity
ESXi600-201811001 Bugfix Important

Image Profiles

VMware patch and update releases contain general and critical image profiles. Application of the general release image profile applies to new bug fixes.

Image Profile Name
ESXi-6.0.0-20181104001-standard
ESXi-6.0.0-20181104001-no-tools

For more information about the individual bulletins, see the My VMware page and the Resolved Issues section.

Resolved Issues

The resolved issues are grouped as follows.

ESXi600-201811401-BG
Patch Category Bugfix
Patch Severity Important
Host Reboot Required Yes
Virtual Machine Migration or Shutdown Required Yes
Affected Hardware N/A
Affected Software N/A
VIBs Included
  • VMware_bootbank_vsan_6.0.0-3.110.10644234
  • VMware_bootbank_vsanhealth_6.0.0-3000000.3.0.3.110.10644236
  • VMware_bootbank_esx-base_6.0.0-3.110.10719132
PRs Fixed  N/A
Related CVE numbers CVE-2018-6981

This patch updates esx-base, vsan and vsanhealth VIBs to resolve the following issue:

  • ESXi has uninitialized stack memory usage vulnerability in the vmxnet3 virtual network adapter that might allow a guest to execute code on the host. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2018-6981 to this issue. For more details, see VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2018-0027.

ESXi-6.0.0-20181104001-standard
Profile Name ESXi-6.0.0-20181104001-standard
Build For build information, see the top of the page.
Vendor VMware, Inc.
Release Date November 9, 2018
Acceptance Level PartnerSupported
Affected Hardware N/A
Affected Software N/A
Affected VIBs
  • VMware_bootbank_vsan_6.0.0-3.110.10644234
  • VMware_bootbank_vsanhealth_6.0.0-3000000.3.0.3.110.10644236
  • VMware_bootbank_esx-base_6.0.0-3.110.10719132
PRs Fixed N/A
Related CVE numbers CVE-2018-6981

This patch updates the following issue:

  • ESXi has uninitialized stack memory usage vulnerability in the vmxnet3 virtual network adapter that might allow a guest to execute code on the host. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2018-6981 to this issue. For more details, see VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2018-0027.

ESXi-6.0.0-20181104001-no-tools
Profile Name ESXi-6.0.0-20181104001-no-tools
Build For build information, see the top of the page.
Vendor VMware, Inc.
Release Date November 9, 2018
Acceptance Level PartnerSupported
Affected Hardware N/A
Affected Software N/A
Affected VIBs
  • VMware_bootbank_vsan_6.0.0-3.110.10644234
  • VMware_bootbank_vsanhealth_6.0.0-3000000.3.0.3.110.10644236
  • VMware_bootbank_esx-base_6.0.0-3.110.10719132
PRs Fixed N/A
Related CVE numbers CVE-2018-6981

This patch updates the following issue:

  • ESXi has uninitialized stack memory usage vulnerability in the vmxnet3 virtual network adapter that might allow a guest to execute code on the host. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2018-6981 to this issue. For more details, see VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2018-0027.