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Monthly Archives: May 2014

New VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2014-0005 and updated advisory

Today VMware has released the following new and updated security advisories:
New
VMSA-2014-0005
Updated
VMSA-2014-0002.3

The new advisory details a privilege escalation issue in VMware Tools on Windows 8.1. In order to remediate this issue, VMware Guest Tools must be updated in any pre-existing Windows 8.1 Guest Operating System.

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Customers should review the security advisories and direct any questions to VMware Support.