New VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2017-0014

New VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2017-0014

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--- This is a critical security advisory from VMware (VMSA) ---

Today, VMware has released the following new security advisory:

VMSA-2017-0014 – VMware NSX-V Edge updates address OSPF Protocol LSA DoS

The advisory documents a hard to exploit denial of service vulnerability in the implementation of the OSPF protocol in NSX-V Edge. This issue is present due to incorrect handling of link-state advertisements (LSA). NSX-V Edge 6.2.8 and NSX-V Edge 6.3.3 address the issue.

We would like to thank Adi Sosnovich, Orna Grumberg and Gabi Nakibly for reporting this issue to us.

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

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